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Your federal pay raise prospects, under (yet another) CR

A continuing resolution through February doesn’t necessarily change the White House’s plans for a federal pay raise for civilian employees next year. But…

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Want a Roth IRA on steriods? Check your health plan.

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President Joe Biden speaks during a visit to the General Motors Factory ZERO electric vehicle assembly plant, Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2021, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Biden management agenda seeks to elevate federal work

Presidents’ management agendas tend to look alike, but the nuance can indicate significant differences.

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Coordinating your health plan with Medicare: Does it work for you?

With 30-plus plans to choose from, many working feds and retirees go into shutdown mode and do nothing during the annual health insurance open season….

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Would you buy a Medicare Advantage plan from Joe Namath? Or anybody else?

The FEHB open season runs through Dec. 13. so there is still plenty of time to compare plans, in addition to your current carrier, and compare their premiums, benefits, drug coverage and physician network.

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THRIFT SAVINGS PLAN TICKER

Dec 03, 2021 Close Change YTD*
L Income 23.2215 -0.0408 4.32%
L 2025 11.9963 -0.0431 7.70%
L 2030 42.3804 -0.2118 9.58%
L 2035 12.7320 -0.0701 10.38%
L 2040 48.1934 -0.2912 11.19%
L 2045 13.2040 -0.0861 11.85%
L 2050 28.9321 -0.2026 12.55%
L 2055 14.2261 -0.1257 15.21%
L 2060 14.2261 -0.1257 15.21%
L 2065 14.2260 -0.1257 15.20%
G Fund 16.7177 0.0007 1.26%
F Fund 21.0261 0.08 -1.14%
C Fund 68.4493 -0.5796 23.16%
S Fund 80.7041 -1.887 11.80%
I Fund 37.7230 -0.1338 6.04%
Closing price updated at approx 6pm ET each business day. More at tsp.gov
* YTD data is updated on the last day of the month.