Federal Retirement News

Federal employees have access to federal employee retirement plans and benefits that are changing constantly.  The news and information related to these plans impact both the Federal Employee and Retirees along with their families but being the largest workforce on the planet, it also impacts overall US economy as well.  Stay updated with the federal employee retirement news and information and know more about what is happening in your world.

Some of the Federal Retirement News and topics that PSRetirement.com will cover:

Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) News
TSP Updates, and TSP Fund Information
Federal Employees’ Group Life Insurance (FEGLI) News
FEGLI rates changes and benefit information
Federal Employee Health Benefits (FEHB) News
FEHB and related health insurance news, such as Obamacare (Affordable Care Act), etc.
And much, much more

social security

Can Working During Retirement Hamper Your Social Security Benefits?

If you are planning to work after retirement, you should know that it will impact your social security benefits and taxes in some cases.

Retirement Benefits

The Correct Way of Saving for Retirement

If you are after getting ample money stored towards retirement benefits savings, you should trust the traditional options like your TSP or Roth IRA.

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Trump’s Budget Targets a Reduction in Federal Retirement Benefits

The budget proposed by the Trump government seeks a reduction in federal retirement benefits and it has exasperated several federal employee unions.

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Medicare Begins Replacing Social Security Numbers on Medicare ID Cards

Medicare has started the process of replacing social security numbers on Medicare ID cards by using an MBI number and it will be completed by 2019.

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EPA Offering Buyouts to Reduce Personnel

The EPA Offering Buyouts to reduce the number of federal employees. It has also kept the hiring freeze in place.

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Less Strict Thrift Savings Plan Rules Encourage Transfers

Thrift Savings Plan or TSP has always been a great tool for increasing federal employee federal retirement benefits. But many people prefer to transfer their funds out of the plan and shift them to other qualified…

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Federal Employee Benefits in Government Shutdown?

Lawmakers are on the brink of deciding whether they would approve a spending measure to avert a government shutdown or let it happen. If the shutdown does take place, federal employees’ benefits would take a…

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What To Do With Your Qualified Plan (TSP)

Some of the Qualified Plans that offered to retirement savers force you to do the distribution if it is below the certain limit when you leave service.  These same Qualified Plans may offer you the…

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Count On The Thrift Savings Plan For Your Future

The Federal Employee retirement system designed a retirement savings plan known as Thrift Savings Plan or the TSP. The TSP is available to all current as well as retired federal employees who were engaged in…

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Relaxing TSP Withdrawal Rules

Legislation Relaxing TSP Withdrawal Rules, which could impact every federal employees has been proposed.  Bill S.873 under the TSP modernization Act (Senators Rob Portman and Tom Carper) on April 6th has been designed to simplify…

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Social Security Funds To Invest In Equities?

The recent article in the Wall Street Journal suggesting that allowing Social Security funds to invest in equities could increase the investment returns. The article suggested that this move could improve the long-term financial outlook…

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Need for Better Federal Retirement Benefits Boosts Retirement Assets

It seems that Americans finally understand the value of having better federal retirement benefits savings as it would help them to pick the best date to retire and face the realities of retirement. Why? Because…

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Keep Your Federal Health Insurance In Retirement

Many people worry about losing their Federal Health Insurance In Retirement because they don’t have the resources to pay for all the medical bills on their own. If you are also worried about one of…

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Is Auto-Enrolment Good for Financial Planning and Wellness of Civilian Employees of the US Army?

It is a general belief that auto-enrolment is a smart idea as it allows people to save more towards the retirement benefits and boosts their financial planning and wellness. But does the boost to financial…

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Thrift Savings Plan Account Safety Tips You Can’t Ignore

If you own a TSP account, you must know about the thrift savings plan account safety information mentioned in this article to keep it protected.

Retirement Benefits

Retirement Assets Reach Over $19 Trillion in 2016

Recent data shared by Federal Reserve regarding retirement benefits fund assets and Retirement Assets Reach Over $19 Trillion

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Federal Employees With More Than $1 million in Their TSP

The number of federal employees with more than $1 million in their TSP has increased and is expected to escalate more.

Retirement Benefits

Will Congress Approve Federal Employee Retirement Benefit Increases?

Congressman John Garamendi has introduced a bill that wants to change the way the process of calculating retirement benefits increases is done now.

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