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What Happens If My Application For FERS Disability Retirement Is Denied?

By on May 7, 2020 in Retirement with 0 Comments
What Happens If My Application For FERS Disability Retirement Is Denied?

If your FERS Disability Retirement application has been denied, there are there are several stages of appeal available to you.

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OPM’s Retirement Backlog Improves by 6.5% Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

By on May 5, 2020 in Retirement with 0 Comments
OPM’s Retirement Backlog Improves by 6.5% Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Even with the coronavirus worries gripping the country, OPM made a nice improvement to its retirement backlog in April.

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Why Federal Employees Need Different Financial Advice

By on April 30, 2020 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Why Federal Employees Need Different Financial Advice

Federal employees have unique benefits considerations. These are some tips on how they can find the best retirement information.

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OPM Addresses Questions About Returning Federal Employees to Work Post Coronavirus

By on April 24, 2020 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
OPM Addresses Questions About Returning Federal Employees to Work Post Coronavirus

OPM published a list of FAQs regarding plans to return federal employees to normal work environments in the wake of the coronavirus.

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DC Regional Leaders Ask for More Telework for Federal Employees

By on April 24, 2020 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
DC Regional Leaders Ask for More Telework for Federal Employees

Local leaders from the DC region want OPM to extend telework policies, saying it will help save federal employees’ lives.

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Democrats Blast Trump Team’s Handling of Federal Workers During Coronavirus

on April 23, 2020 in Current Events with 0 Comments

Democrats in Congress are growing increasingly frustrated with the Office of Personnel Management for not briefing them on the status of the agency and federal employees’ teleworking arrangements.

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Coronavirus: Do Federal Employees Qualify for Emergency Paid Sick Leave?

By on April 22, 2020 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Coronavirus: Do Federal Employees Qualify for Emergency Paid Sick Leave?

The Office of Personnel Management has issued a memo outlining when federal employees can qualify for emergency paid sick leave due to the coronavirus.

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No Written Election by the Retiree Results in No Survivor’s Annuity

By on April 9, 2020 in Court Cases with 0 Comments
No Written Election by the Retiree Results in No Survivor’s Annuity

The widow of a deceased federal annuitant cannot collect a survivor’s annuity because her spouse never elected one for her.

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OPM Cuts Retirement Backlog by 10% in March

By on April 6, 2020 in Retirement with 0 Comments
OPM Cuts Retirement Backlog by 10% in March

Despite the outbreak of the coronavirus, OPM has maintained a good pace of processing retirement claims.

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Will the Coronavirus Impact Annuity Payments?

By on April 2, 2020 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Will the Coronavirus Impact Annuity Payments?

OPM has reassured federal retirees that its retirement services operations will not be disrupted by the coronavirus.

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