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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USPS Has Fallen On Hard Times – Can LiteBlue Save ItJuly 11, 2015 / by Tiffany Jones
USPS has fallen onto difficult times, and are implementing plenty of changes and contemplating more dramatic changes… A LiteBlue ray of sunshine
Which Retirement Account Do I Withdrawal From First?September 23, 2014 / by Dianna Tafazoli
What account to withdraw from first in retirement to give us the greatest benefit.
TSP Withdrawals and using IRAs correctly in TSP RolloversSeptember 23, 2014 / by Dianna Tafazoli
There are three common types of IRAs – Traditional, Roth and *Rollover. Finding the right IRA for you requires being educated about what each one offers. All IRAs are designed to help you for retirement but each has its unique features.
Will Spending Be The Same In Retirement?September 18, 2014 / by Dianna Tafazoli
For Federal Employees, spending will change in retirement. Some federal retirees will spend more and some will spend less based on their individual financial situation.
Retiring In Less Than One YearSeptember 18, 2014 / by Dianna Tafazoli
You should carefully read all of the information in the application package and submit the forms. You do not need to submit a resignation letter. Your completed and signed application is equivalent to a resignation.
Records To Check Before RetirementSeptember 18, 2014 / by Dianna Tafazoli
It is best to make certain all of your records are in place when anticipating retirement
For Federal Employees – Tips To Creating A Retirement BudgetSeptember 18, 2014 / by Dianna Tafazoli
You don’t have to follow any particular format for creating a budget except to measure income against expenses. The tips below might help you get started.
Once Your Federal & Postal Retirement Plan Is In PlaceSeptember 18, 2014 / by Dianna Tafazoli
After you put your federal retirement plan in place, the biggest challenge is implementing it.
Do You Have a Federal Retirement Individual Action PlanSeptember 18, 2014 / by Dianna Tafazoli
Federal Employees – Building Your Financial PlanSeptember 18, 2014 / by Dianna Tafazoli
The Financial Plan is a key component of your overall Retirement Planning strategy, so you can retire well and live in comfort and security.
Buy-Outs Are On The RiseSeptember 18, 2014 / by Dianna Tafazoli
The number of employees expected to sign on for retirement did not happen because too many Federal employees are ill-prepared to retire.
Determining If A Trust Is Right For YouJuly 29, 2014 / by Dianna Tafazoli
It seems to be the general concensus that a Last Will and Testament is an essential part of a good estate plan but Living Trusts are not as widely used nor understood.
What Is A TransFERSJuly 21, 2014 / by Dianna Tafazoli
There was a FERS open season held back in 1987-88 and 1998, allowing employees with at least five years of Civil Service Retirement System (CSRS) service to voluntarily transfer to FERS during one of the two open seasons.
Can You Participate In The TSP After Retirement?July 19, 2014 / by Dianna Tafazoli
Your Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) is funded via payroll deductions. Therefore, once you are no longer an employee your participation in the TSP stops as far as being able to make contributions. However, you don’t have to take your money out of the TSP, you just cannot put money into it.
April 10, 2018 / by Aubrey Lovegrove