Tag: Insurance

Not Electing Medicare Part B to Cover Health Premiums

May 15, 2014 3:45 AM

A FedSmith.com user asks about his logic of not electing Medicare Part B to cover the cost of co-pays.

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FEGLI Premiums in 2014

January 13, 2014 3:25 PM

Upon receiving the leave and earnings statement for the first full pay-period of 2014, many employees will notice that their premiums for Federal Employees Group Life Insurance (FEGLI) have increased. The author offers some details on what you can expect.

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What are the Best States for Retirees?

December 10, 2012 2:10 PM

If you’re curious about which states offer the most tax friendly environments for retirees, check out the interactive retiree tax map on the Kiplinger web site.

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Bill Introduced to Preserve Health Insurance Coverage for Military Retirees

December 6, 2012 12:14 PM

Two Representatives from Oregon have introduced the TRICARE Protection Act which is designed to protect military retirees from sudden loss of access to primary care doctors.

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Life Insurance: The Good, the Bad, and the FEGLI

June 14, 2012 8:58 AM

The author outlines different kinds of life insurance available, considerations to make in deciding whether to purchase life insurance, and how the Federal Employee Group Life Insurance (FEGLI) option fits into the decision.

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