Military deposits can increase spousal benefits if a federal employee passes away before or after retirement.
What options are available for a TSP account that belongs to a federal employee or retiree who passes away? Here is an overview of the available options.
When two federal employees are a married couple under FERS, they have different benefits considerations than families with only one federal employee.
What are the considerations for federal employees under FERS to leave survivor benefits to a spouse?
A TSP participant can designate anyone as a beneficiary to a TSP account, however, only a spousal beneficiary can choose to leave the funds in TSP. The author says it’s important to understand all implications of a spousal beneficiary deciding to keep funds inside of the TSP.
I am planning to retire at age 63 and waiting to withdraw my Social Security until I reach age 66. While my husband is still working, can he withdraw his Social Security at age 64? Can I apply for half of his Social Security while I am waiting to withdraw my Social Security?
If your spouse dies (no children) and you have a spousal annuity, what should you do?