FEGLI

FEGLI or the Federal Employee Group Life Insurance is a group life insurance policy that covers most of the federal employees.

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Federal Employee Health Benefits and FEGLI at Retirement – Robb Fenton

Federal Employee Health Benefits and Federal Employee Group Life Insurance at Retirement

health benefits Robb FentonIf you’re a federal employee who is considering retirement and you are covered by both the FEHB (Federal Employee Health Benefits) program for health insurance and the FEGLI Read More

FEGLI Open Season Begins for Federal Employees’ Benefit

The federal employees who have wanted to join FEGLI or increase their FEGLI coverage can now easily do so as the open season with regard to it has begun. This will not apply to people who have retired. The last … Read More

Higher FEGLI Rates in 2016 by Kevin Wirth

Kevin Wirth discusses the Higher FEGLI rates in 2016

If you’re enrolled in the FEGLI (Federal Employees’ Group Life Insurance) program, either as an employee or a retiree, you may have recently noticed that your premiums have increased. This is … Read More

Getting Started Early for a Successful Retirement by Kevin Wirth

Kevin Wirth Explains How to Get Started Early for a Successful Retirement

Kevin Wirth

Kevin D. Wirth – Retirement Expert

Nearly everyone dreams about the day they can retire. Regardless of whether you plan to hike in the mountains, relax on the … Read More

FEGLI and the Living Benefit by Paul Kalra

Paul Kalra, FEGLI and the Living Benefit

Paul Kalra

Paul Kalra is a financial planner and federal retirement expert in Lake Forest, California.

Although most people purchase life insurance for the death benefit protection that it provides, many may not realize that

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Maintaining Your FEGLI Eligibility in Retirement by Robert Yeszerski

FEGLI information from Robert Yeszerski

Robert Yeszerski

Robert Yeszerski is a Retirement Benefits expert in Hawaii.

Robert Yeszerski believes that if you are a federal employee and you’re considering retirement soon, you may be thinking about the type of life insurance protection … Read More

Making Wise FEGLI Assignment Decision In Today’s Market

Making wise FEGLI assignment decision in today’s market

fegliYou may allocate your Federal Employees Group Life Insurance or FEGLI to one or more persons, firms or trusts. Task implies that you consent to surrender responsibility for Basic, Standard Optional and … Read More

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

Open Season: A Rare Time for FEGLI

FEGLI – A Rare Open Season

open seasonThere is a huge window of opportunity approaching, for the first time in 11 years the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) is permitting an open season for the Federal Employee’s Group Life 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