FERS

Everything you wanted to know about part time federal employment but were too afraid to ask

Everything you wanted to know about part time federal employment but were too afraid to ask

Are you considering part time federal employment but are unsure of what it will do to your leave, pension, and other benefits? Read on to find out what changes.

Phased Retirement for Federal Employees

Phased Retirement for Federal Employees

Are you a federal employee eligible for retirement but are not sure if you are ready to take the plunge? Perhaps you'd be interested in a phased retirement.

The Truth About Federal Employee Health Insurance After Retirement- What You Need to Know Now

The Truth About Federal Employee Health Insurance After Retirement- What You Need to Know Now

Health care is one of most American's biggest expenses. Find out how as a federal employee you can have health insurance after retirement

TSP L Income Fund: Pros and Cons of a Conservative Portfolio

TSP L Income Fund: Pros and Cons of a Conservative Portfolio

The TSP L Income Fund is the Lifecycle Fund for current retirees. In the TSP L Income fund, about four out of every five dollars will be in the G fund.

Is the TSP Annuity a Good Deal?

Is the TSP Annuity a Good Deal?

This post will explain everything you need to know about the TSP annuity option and whether you might benefit from purchasing one.

Sisyphus and the Proposed Elimination of the FERS Supplement

Sisyphus and the Proposed Elimination of the FERS Supplement

The FERS supplement, designed to provide supplemental income to FERS employees that retire before the age of 62, is often proposed for elimination.

How Much Do Federal Employees Contribute To Pension [Ultimate Guide]

How Much Do Federal Employees Contribute To Pension [Ultimate Guide]

Are you a federal employee trying to figure out how much you contribute towards your pension? I'll walk you through your paystub.

It’s Here: Grab Your Free Federal Employee Sick Leave Retirement Calculator

It’s Here: Grab Your Free Federal Employee Sick Leave Retirement Calculator

Wondering how much your sick leave will be worth for your FERS retirement as a federal employee? Here's a handy calculator to help you.

How Does Federal Retirement Work: A Simple How To Guide For Federal Employees

How Does Federal Retirement Work: A Simple How To Guide For Federal Employees

Are you a federal employee who has no idea how your federal retirement works? This guide breaks down FERS benefits for federal employees.

The Ranking Of Best States For Federal Retirees

The Ranking Of Best States For Federal Retirees

Trying to figure out which state you should retire to as a federal employee? This article breaks down the best states for federal retirees.

How To Minimize Federal Tax On Retirement Pension [Avoid Mistakes]

How To Minimize Federal Tax On Retirement Pension [Avoid Mistakes]

Will you have a pension when you retire? If so you will want to understand how federal taxes on retirement pensions work and so you can minimize them.

Had Enough? Federal Government Early Retirement [Ultimate How To Guide]

Had Enough? Federal Government Early Retirement [Ultimate How To Guide]

Federal employee looking to leave early? This post describes the various early retirement offered by the federal government.

FERS Deferred Retirement- What You Need To Know Before You Quit A Government Job

FERS Deferred Retirement- What You Need To Know Before You Quit A Government Job

Wondering what happens to your pension if you quit your government job? This article is a playbook for FERS deferred retirement benefits.

When Can Federal Employees Retire? Proven Advice You Need Today.

When Can Federal Employees Retire? Proven Advice You Need Today.

I want you to stop thinking of "When can federal employees retire" as a specific age and number of years of service.

Federal Employees and Social Security Myths Versus Reality

Federal Employees and Social Security Myths Versus Reality

Do federal employees get social security and a pension? Read this article to understand everything you need to know about feds and SSI.

Early Federal Retirement Case Study- One Man’s Frugal Journey to Wealth

Early Federal Retirement Case Study- One Man’s Frugal Journey to Wealth

Federal employee interested in early retirement? This early federal retirement case study examines someone who wants a second career.

The million dollar day of work— Understanding your full FERS retirement compensation

The million dollar day of work— Understanding your full FERS retirement compensation

FERS is more than a pension. The non pension parts of the FERS retirement compensation package are worth more than a million dollars! Find out more here!

Why I don’t include my pension in my financial independence calculations

Why I don’t include my pension in my financial independence calculations

We don’t include our pension in our financial independence calculations. Find out why we don’t include our pension in our FI calculation in this post.