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A 38-year retirement: Can you handle it?

Planning for retirement isn’t rocket science, but in some ways it is more challenging because ultimately you’ll be riding that rocket however long it takes.

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DHA set to takeover all military hospitals by end of 2021, even after transition halt during pandemic

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Legal group files lawsuit challenging disability retirement for Sailors and Marines

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executive director of the Office of Congressional Workplace Rights

Office that oversees congressional employee rights having a busier new year than normal

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Civil service modernization is essential — here is one way to make it happen

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(AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)FILE - This June 21, 2013, file photo, shows the seal affixed to the front of the Department of Veterans Affairs building in Washington.  In a federal lawsuit filed this week, U.S. Navy veteran from South Carolina says he ended up with “full-blown AIDS,” because government health care workers never informed him of his positive test result in 1995. He says the test was done as part of standard lab tests at a U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs medical center in Columbia, South Carolina. A V.A. spokeswoman says the agency typically does not comment on pending litigation. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)

Oversight offices see glimmers of progress in DoD, VA electronic health records

Tests on VA’s new system showed more than 500 serious problems as recently as last summer. The department managed to resolve or work around almost all…

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Nostradamus and your TSP?

What do you think you would have done had your crystal ball been working a year ago? Better yet, what will you do the next time?

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Business, Technology, Internet and network concept. Young businessman shows the word: Employee benefits

The most sought-after benefit for feds during a pandemic

Leave has been a hot commodity for federal employees in the pandemic. Congress has made a handful of attempts to add, preserve or clarify paid leave for feds during the health crisis. Now, there’s a new effort.

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