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FERS + Debt + Retirement = Very bad idea!

Retirement with debt is a bad idea, especially if you are under the FERS program with its diet-COLA formula.

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Federal retirement picks up in first half of 2021, but OPM still takes 2-plus months to process

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TSP millionaires club: Up, up and away!

Despite a deadly worldwide pandemic, the number of active and retired feds with million-dollar-plus Thrift Savings Plan accounts more than doubled in the…

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TSP changes, retirement help for former seasonal feds and other bills to watch

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) wants the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board to take on new fiduciary responsibilities, while a bipartisan pair in the…

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Want a much needed retirement? Work an extra two years!

Consider the following. Delay your planned retirement by a year or two. Better yet, from a financial standpoint, hang on another three. Or more.

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