FEDWeek

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Preparations Beginning for FEHB Benefits Open Season

OPM has told agencies to begin preparations for the federal benefits open season that will run from November 14 through …More

Some FEHB Open Season Benefits Developments Routine, Others Not

The open season is an annual event, although this year it follows several unusual developments in benefits. Premium rates for …More

Test Project for Boosting TSP Participation Could Expand

Test Showed What Moves Employees to Invest

We’re Watching Out for Burrowing In, OPM Warns Agencies

Much Attention Paid to Burrowing In, but Impact Limited

Disclosure of Alleged Error Not Deemed Whistleblowing

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Federal Retirement & Financial Planning Report

Many Retirement Investors File It and Forget It

Relatively few people who have retirement savings plans such as the TSP and 401(k)s actively manage them, says a survey …More

Carrying Insurance into Retirement
The Tax Advantages of Trusts
Making Catch-Up Investments a Financial Stretch for Many
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Federal Manager's Daily Report

OPM Touts Pathways Program

Four years after its creation, the Pathways Program is proving effective at bringing talented people into the federal workforce—more than …More

Path Forward Mapped for Pathways
Agencies’ Role in Order Affecting Contractors Explained
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TSP Investment Report

What’s the Difference Between a Contribution Allocation and an Interfund Transfer?

Q.  What’s the Difference Between a Contribution Allocation and an Interfund Transfer? A.  It’s easy to see how individuals get …More

How Your TSP is Taxed

Armed Forces News

Poll Shows Support for Limited Syria Action

More than half of the U.S. population would support limited military action in Syria, according to a poll conducted recently …More

Woman Washes out of Infantry Training
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