Federal Employees Group Life Insurance

The Federal Employees Group Life Insurance or FEGLI is a group life insurance program aimed at providing benefits of insurance to the federal employees.

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Viatical Settlements and FEGLI

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FEGLI and Viatical Settlements

viatical settlementsViatical Settlements, in case you didn’t know, are defined as the sale of a policy owner’s existing life insurance policy to a third party for more than its cash surrender value, but … Read More

FEGLI Death Benefits Claim Guide

FEGLI Death Benefits Claim Guide

death benefits FIRST PUBLISHED ON COMPAREFEGLI.COM If you die while still covered by your FEGLI life insurance, your designated beneficiary or beneficiaries need to file a claim for FEGLI death benefits. The following links contain … Read More

Death Benefits: Trustee Designation For FEGLI

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Trustee Designation For FEGLI Death Benefits

death benefitsDid you know that federal employees and retirees can establish a trust to receive your FEGLI death benefits? This can be done through an inter vivos (living) trust, or … Read More

FEGLI Accidental Death and Dismemberment Benefits

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accidental deathFEGLI Accidental Death and Dismemberment (AD&D) Benefits

You or your beneficiaries can claim FEGLI accidental death and dismemberment (AD&D) benefits when you, as the insured, suffer from loss of life, limb or eyesight. The following  READ Read More

Concurrent Employment: How Much FEGLI Coverage Do You Get?

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How Much FEGLI Coverage Do You Get With Concurrent Employment?

concurrent employmentConcurrent employment, in this reference, is where a federal employee is working for and earning federal wages from more than one agency. If you’re wondering when … Read More

Impact of Breaks in Service on Your FEGLI Coverage

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Impact of Breaks in Service on Your FEGLI Coverage

breaks in serviceIt’s not uncommon for federal employees to take breaks in service and then come back to work for their employing agency, reinstated into their prior position. Under … Read More

Reemployed Annuitants and FEGLI

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FEGLI For Reemployed Annuitants

annuitantsSo you decided to hang up your federal employment boots and enjoy retirement benefits such as FEGLI for annuitants. But then you get lured back into the federal workforce, whether by want … Read More

Pending Retirement Claims and FEGLI

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FEGLI and Pending Retirement Claims

pending retirementSo you’re eligible for FEGLI and your life insurance coverage will continue when you are an annuitant after federal separation. But there’s a twilight zone in between the two, when your… Read More

FEGLI Eligibility For Your Spouse

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FEGLI Eligibility For Your Spouse

fegli eligibilityFederal employees are themselves automatically enrolled into the FEGLI life insurance program, but their family members are not. You can elect to include coverage and FEGLI eligibility for your spouse and … Read More

Reconsidering FEGLI Life Insurance at Age 55

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Reconsidering FEGLI Life Insurance at Age 55

fegli life insuranceThe age of 55 is a critical milestone when it comes to federal retirement benefits and plans. If you have put in 30 years of service, this is the … Read More

FEGLI Eligibility For Children

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FEGLI Eligibility For Children

FEGLI eligibility is not as simple as it may seem. Federal employees are themselves automatically enrolled into the FEGLI life insurance program, but their family members are not. You can … Read More

FEGLI Eligibility: How to Request Reconsideration

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How to Request FEGLI Eligibility Reconsideration

Most federal and Postal Service employees are automatically enrolled into the Federal Employees Group Life Insurance (FEGLI) program when they are first hired. However, in the rare case … Read More

The Curious Case of FEGLI Incontestability

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The Curious Case of FEGLI Incontestability

benefitsIncontestability is where you get to keep erroneous coverage even though it is…well, erroneous. When it comes to FEGLI and federal benefits, incontestability is only possible in certain rare … Read More

New FEGLI Premium Rate Tables for 2016 and beyond

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New FEGLI Premium Rate Tables

FEGLIEffective the first pay period beginning on or after January 1, 2016, the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) has announced changes to changes in premium rates for certain Federal Read More

FEGLI Insurance Cancellation and Reversal of Cancellations

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FEGLI Insurance Cancellation and Reversal of Cancellations

Insurance As a new federal employee, you are automatically enrolled into the Federal Employees Group Life Insurance (FEGLI) program. You can, of course, specifically provide a waiver that … Read More

Erroneous FEGLI Coverage and Correction of Errors

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Erroneous FEGLI Coverage and Correction of Errors

FEGLIIt doesn’t happen often, but in the rare instance that you get entangled into erroneous FEGLI coverage, it may be a good idea to know beforehand how to … Read More

OPM to Announce Changes in FEGLI Rates, Open Season

OPM to Announce Changes in FEGLI Rates, Open Season

OPM OPM announces that rates for the Federal Employees’ Group Life Insurance (FEGLI) Program will be changing in 2016.

The headline news is that, starting Jan 2016, the rates for FEGLI BasicRead More

Rights of Insured and Assignee After FEGLI Assignment

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Rights of Insured and Assignee After FEGLI Assignment

FEGLIOne of the things you can do as after being enrolled into the Federal Employees Group Life Insurance (FEGLI) program is to make an assignment. The … Read More

Individual Responsibilities of FEGLI Enrollees

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Individual Responsibilities of FEGLI Enrollees

When you join federal employment, you are automatically enrolled into the insurance (FEGLI) program. So you don’t really have anything much to do as far as shopping around to buy Read More

Don’t Fall For FEGLI Discounts

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Don’t Fall For FEGLI Discounts

It’s not uncommon for Postal and Postal Service workers enrolled in the Federal Employees’ Group Life Insurance (FEGLI) program to shop around for savings or look for other similar life insuranceRead More