Tag: Taxes

Will Federal Employees Really Have Lower Taxes in Retirement?

By on June 24, 2020 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Will Federal Employees Really Have Lower Taxes in Retirement?

Many federal employees assume they will be in a lower tax bracket in retirement. As the author explains, this may not be the case.

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3 Social Security Questions

By on May 23, 2020 in Retirement with 0 Comments
3 Social Security Questions

Social Security is a key part of your federal retirement benefits. These are three important things to know about it.

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3 Things to Do With Your Extra Money

By on May 22, 2020 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

The coronavirus has many federal employees working at home which could mean they have fewer expenses. These are some ways to put the savings to work.

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Top Financial Mistakes That Do-It-Yourselfers Make

By on May 18, 2020 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Top Financial Mistakes That Do-It-Yourselfers Make

The author outlines some common mistakes he has personally seen individuals make when doing their own financial planning.

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Myths About Taxes Federal Employees Face in Retirement

By on May 11, 2020 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Myths About Taxes Federal Employees Face in Retirement

Federal employees under FERS may not realize it, but they will have taxes on at least some of their retirement income during their golden years.

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How to Make Lemonade from Lemons

By on May 6, 2020 in Current Events with 0 Comments
How to Make Lemonade from Lemons

The situation with the coronavirus is scary and unprecedented, but these are some planning strategies within your control to help you create a better future.

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Which States Tax Social Security Benefits?

By on April 16, 2020 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Which States Tax Social Security Benefits?

A new report analyzes how each state taxes (or does not tax) Social Security income.

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Social Security Secrets

By on April 5, 2020 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Social Security Secrets

Taxes and the age at which you start drawing it can both have an impact on your Social Security benefits in retirement.

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Which States Rely Most on Federal Aid?

By on March 23, 2020 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Which States Rely Most on Federal Aid?

A new report ranks the states in terms of their reliance on aid from the federal government.

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Payroll Tax Cut? Not So Fast…

By on March 14, 2020 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Payroll Tax Cut? Not So Fast…

The author says that a payroll tax reduction is possible, but there are still no details as of yet.

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