Federal Employee Retirement System

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Inflation and your retirement date

If you are planning on retiring soon (this year or next) have you thought of the lifetime impact of long-term inflation on your diet-COLA annuity?

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Retire at the ‘right age’ and write your own ticket!

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King-sized COLA coming — for some!

Currently, most feds in retirement left under the CSRS program so they get full COLAs. But the overwhelming majority of people working for Uncle Sam now…

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Mastering your 3-wheel retirement vehicle

Do you suffer from pension envy? Many current and retired federal employees do!

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Federal retirement leaps from June to July, processing time hits a peak

The 22% increase in federal retirements from June to July has led to a growing claims backlog.

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