Greg Klingler

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Post pandemic, it may be time to rethink your long term health needs

If the pandemic proved anything, it’s never too early to start thinking about hour health care needs. That means now’s a good time to review your needs.

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TSP’s G fund has steadily declined for 30 years, belying reputation for stability

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Fewer feds are retiring in 2020, and yes, the pandemic is (partly) to blame

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TSP participants are generally satisfied, but there’s room for improvement

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(AP Photo/Elise Amendola)FILE- In this June 15, 2018, file photo, twenty dollar bills are counted in North Andover, Mass. Default on your federal student loans and the government can take up to 15 percent of each paycheck to satisfy your debt. The Education Department can also withhold federal benefits like tax returns and Social Security payments. Garnishment is an effective tool to recoup unpaid loans, private collection agencies enlisted by the Education Department took in over $841.6 million  via wage garnishment in the 2018 fiscal year, but it inflicts serious financial strain on borrowers who are already struggling. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)

Your checks during coronavirus: A guide for federal employees and retirees

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Federal retirements dropped in 2019, as employees cite wide variety of motivations to stay or go

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New TSP withdrawal options are live. Here’s what you need to know

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Shutdown survival guide: The 8-day rule

Abraham Grungold, a Florida-based U.S. Postal Service employee and financial coach shares his guide for getting through a prolonged government shutdown.

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In this Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019, photo visitors to Great Smoky Mountain National Park drive through the park but facilities like the Sugarlands and Cades Cove visitor centers in Townsend, Tenn. Nonprofits, businesses and state governments nationwide are putting up money and volunteer hours in a battle to keep national parks safe and clean for visitors as the partial U.S. government shutdown lingers.
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Shutdown assignment: Taking care of number one

Regardless of age, experience, grade, location or job federal workers today fall into one of two categories, neither of which is good.

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5 questions to consider for open season this year

Open season for participants in the Federal Employee Health Benefits Program (FEHBP) runs Nov. 12 through Dec. 10. Here’s what you should know.

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