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NLRB Offering Early Retirement

By on August 21, 2018 in Agency News, Retirement with 0 Comments
NLRB Offering Early Retirement

The National Labor Relations Board has announced it will begin offering early retirement to some federal employees.

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USDA Plans to Move Hundreds of Federal Employees Out of Washington, DC

By on August 12, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
USDA Plans to Move Hundreds of Federal Employees Out of Washington, DC

The Agriculture Department announced plans to move several hundred of its employees outside of Washington, DC.

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Buyout Increase Dropped in Latest Congressional Report

By on July 24, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Buyout Increase Dropped in Latest Congressional Report

Legislation to increase the amount of a buyout from $25,000 to $40,000 received what is likely to amount to a knockout punch this week.

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Will Federal Employee Buyouts Go to $40,000?

By on June 18, 2018 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Will Federal Employee Buyouts Go to $40,000?

Will Congress increase potential employee buyouts to $40,000?

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Senate Version of National Defense Authorization Act Offers Reforms

By on June 17, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Senate Version of National Defense Authorization Act Offers Reforms

The author summarizes reforms from the 2019 NDAA that will be of most interest to federal employees.

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Buy Out vs. Early Out – Which is Better?

By on November 2, 2017 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Buy Out vs. Early Out – Which is Better?

Buy outs and early outs are two incentive programs offered to restructure the federal workforce. How can an employee determine which is better?

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Buyouts at Education Department

By on October 30, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Buyouts at Education Department

A buyout offer is reportedly pending for some employees within the Department of Education.

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Proposal to Raise Max Buyout to $40,000 for Federal Employees

By on October 5, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Proposal to Raise Max Buyout to $40,000 for Federal Employees

A bill to increase buyouts to maximum of $40,000 has been introduced in the Senate.

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I Took EPA’s Buyout Offer; When Should I Leave?

By on August 2, 2017 in Q&A, Retirement with 0 Comments
I Took EPA’s Buyout Offer; When Should I Leave?

I took the EPA’s VERA/VSIP offer and am wondering when to set the effective date of my retirement.

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Union Exec: EPA Has Sent Over 1,000 Buyout Notices to Employees

By on July 18, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Union Exec: EPA Has Sent Over 1,000 Buyout Notices to Employees

The EPA has sent buyout notices to over 1,000 agency employees according to a local AFGE executive.

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