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Congress To Deal With Host Of Financial Measures Upon Return

Congress To Deal With Host Of Financial Measures Upon Return

Congress To Deal With Host Of Financial Measures Upon Return Both the Senate and House recessed without dealing with a few important monetary issues affecting both federal employees and retirees. However, that doesn’t mean they left…

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Federal Employees Group Life Insurance (FEGLI)

Obtaining the Best Federal Employee Life Insurance by Carol Singer

With so many different options on the market nowadays, life insurance can be a confusing topic (to say the least!) especially for Federal Employees. As you may know, Federal Employees Group Life Insurance (FEGLI) only requires public sector workers to pay two-thirds of coverage while those in the private sector are required to pay 100%.

USPS Faces Major Financial Obstacles In Funding Future Retiree Benefits

USPS Faces Major Financial Obstacles In Funding Future Retiree Benefits

USPS Faces Major Financial Obstacles In Funding Future Retiree Benefits The U.S. Postal Service said an impending cash crunch could cause the agency to default for a fifth straight year on a $6.9 billion payment…

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Why TSP Is The Way To Go by David Chan

Here is a list of reasons why you should go with TSP (Thrift Savings Plan).

Leaving and Rejoining Federal Service

Leaving and Rejoining Federal Service

Jay Hunt has worked with thousands of federal service workers who have gone back after leaving so this is not uncommon. In fact, it is relatively common for all of us in the world to go back to at least one job in our career.

TSP – Increase Individual Wealth

TSP – Increase Individual Wealth

Retirement isn’t something that is easily achievable. For most of the federal employees, becoming a wealthy retiree is only a long-off dream that they have always want to achieve. For some, it is also a…

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OPM Continues To Review Hiring Process

OPM Continues To Review Hiring Process

OPM Continues To Review Hiring Process   There is a total of 164 authorities, available to agencies that can be used to hire new employees to the federal government. Not many of the hiring appointments…

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Workers Falling Short on 401(k) Contributions

Workers Falling Short on 401(k) Contributions

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Workers Falling Short on 401(k) Contributions   401(k)s may be the most important part of millions of American workers or professionals retirement plan. 401(k)s can help create the financial security that people need post-retirement. The…

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What Happens When You Do Not Have Enough Saved for Retirement

What Happens When You Do Not Have Enough Saved for Retirement

What Happens When You Do Not Have Enough Saved for Retirement Everyone is aging, and this is the one process that cannot be changed or reversed. Change is inevitable, coming up more rapidly than we…

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Your Guide to Investing from a TSP Millionaire

Your Guide to Investing from a TSP Millionaire

Your Guide to Investing from a TSP Millionaire For all federal employees, knowing how and when to invest into TSP seems to be a mystery. Therefore, we’ve decided to compile an all-inclusive guide and expert…

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Postal workers’ Pension Plan

Postal workers’ Pension Plan

Postal Workers’ Pension Plan The U.S Government has special retirement policies or plans that cover all full-time federal workers at retirement. The type of plan and amount to be received depends basically on the position…

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Choosing the Right Financial Planner

Choosing the Right Financial Planner

Choosing the Right Financial Planner Money makes the world go round; a statement that holds true no matter what way you look at it. In life and for businesses, money is the single biggest factor…

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Motivation and Reward in the Public Sector

Motivation and Reward in the Public Sector

Motivation and Reward in the Public Sector In life, we all have motivating factors that allow us to perform in our jobs every day. However, why is it that some people will always contribute more…

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Your Children May Live With You Some More Years

Your Children May Live With You Some More Years

Researches reveal the increasing number of young adults still living with their parents even when they finally come of age.

Carol Singer

Is FEGLI Right For You, Right Now? By Carol Singer

When it comes to the FEGLI, there are some common questions that arise time and time again but perhaps none quite as much as ‘is it the right time in my career/life for FEGLI?

federal employee

How to Submit Your ‘Healthy’ and Complete Federal Retirement Application

If you are currently going through the process of planning your retirement, you will need to submit a complete federal retirement application

Thrift Savings Plan and Federal Retirement Benefits

Finding the Balance with TSP Contributions with David Chan

When you work for the federal government, there are all sorts of advantages you can enjoy and receiving a matching TSP contributions is only one of them.

Federal Employees Retirement System

Lawmakers Offer 2018 Budget Proposal That Affects Federal Employee Pay and Benefits

It appears that conservative lawmakers are contemplating yet another budget proposal for 2018 that would affect federal employee pay and benefits.

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