Records To Check Before Retirement

Records To Check Before Retirement

It is best to make certain all of your records are in place when anticipating retirement.  Tips to get in shape for retirement.

-Review your designation of beneficiary for the lump … Read More

Understanding The Thrift Savings Plan, By Todd Carmack

Understanding The Thrift Savings Plan, bTodd Carmack

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The TSP is the Federal Government’s retirement account

If I asked 20 federal employees, “How much does the government match for TSP contributions?” I would get several different answers.  The Read More

The Senate Salutes Federal Employees

Senate Salutes Federal EmployeesWell, not the entire Senate, yet.  Ben Cardin (D-MD) and Brian Schatz (D-HI) recently introduced a bill called the Federal Adjustment of Income Rates (FAIR) which would give federal employees a 3.3 percent pay raise in 2015.  The proposed … Read More

Retirement Planning: Prepare Financially, Physically, Emotionally

Retirement PlanningFederal Retirement brings a major change in the life of not only the retiree, but also their family. It is a shift from a structured way of life to an unstructured one, which can be unnerving and overwhelming, especially if

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