Are you saving enough for retirement? Maybe the question nags at you; maybe you wish you thought about it more.
In the detailed planning about vaccines and returning to offices, there's a group of people everyone is overlooking.
While some welcome regular reports on the TSP and its stakeholders, many are concerned that Congress may take issue with the idea of millionaire bureaucrats.
Millions of active and retired feds — anyone with money in the treasury securities G fund or F (bond) fund — are not investors in the true sense.
Unless the stock market tanks, big time, during the next 51 days the number of federal Thrift Savings Plan millionaires is expected to skyrocket.
Once again, there are dueling agendas to eliminate or offset the Windfall Elimination Provision, a pesky nuance that reduces Social Security benefits for some federal retirees.
Like ocean waves, the unpredictable pandemic means agency reentry plans need to stay loose.
A higher January COLA could mean the nation is in for an extended period of higher inflation.
One of the best things anyone can do for loved ones left behind is to make official plans for how you want your estate to be handled.
The decision to collect your Social Security now or later can be a tough one. There are a number of tradeoffs.
The Biden administration's new vaccine policy may not move mountains in convincing more federal employees to get vaccinated. But at the very least, it should give agencies more information to help them make safety decisions for the workplace.
Vaccine mandates don't and can't cover everyone, so how do you deal with the unvaccinated?
Retirement with debt is a bad idea, especially if you are under the FERS program with its diet-COLA formula.
If you work for the government or are retired from it, you almost certainly have an estate. And it is probably more extensive than you think.
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