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(AP Photo/Susan Walsh)FILE - This March 22, 2013 file photo, shows the exterior of the Internal Revenue Service building in Washington. The Internal Revenue Service is recalling about 46,000 of its employees furloughed by the government shutdown, nearly 60 percent of its workforce, to handle tax returns and pay out refunds. The employees won't be paid. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)

Avoiding life’s big three threats!

Not a lot of things can be more of headache than being audited by the IRS. While it’s unlikely to happen, you can take steps to keep yourself in the clear.

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On the job life after the pandemic — what’s your next move?

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Is there a STEM job or SES slot with your name on it?

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The millionaire in the mirror!

Periodically checking on your estate plan is necessary — it can have major consequences for those you care about. This checklist from a former IRS attorney…

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Inflation: The retirees’ biggest enemy

Planning for retirement is a process that doesn’t have to be a painful if you avoid some common mistakes. It will pay off big to know what they are and…

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Your TSP’s stock and bond funds: Which is safest?

Financial planner Arthur Stein says that many feds don’t understand that their TSP retirement nest egg is not really an investment.

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