OPM Calls Federal Retirement Benefits ‘Very Generous’

OPM has called the retirement package “very generous”–a characterization in line with prior Trump administration statements but the first directly …More

Employee Groups, House Democrats Oppose Proposed Retirement Cuts

Thirty unions and associations representing federal employees and retirees have joined in a letter to Congress urging rejection of the …More

Early Draft of DoD Budget Bill Would Deny Base Closings Request

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EPA Details Early Out, Buyout Plans

OPM Promises Prompt Action on Early Out, Buyout Requests

Senate Health Bill Being Watched for Possible Impact on FEHB


Bill Limiting VA Employee Rights Awaits Trump’s Signature

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Federal Retirement & Financial Planning Report

Court Underscores Limited Rights of Rehired Annuitants

A federal court decision has reaffirmed that federal retirees who are rehired by the government are considered “at will” employees …More

Running the Numbers on Survivor Annuity Election
Some LTC Insurers Offer Shared Coverage
Federal Retirees Value FEHB More than Employees Do
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Federal Manager's Daily Report

Hearing Sounds Caution on Use of Buyouts, Early Outs

A House Small Business Committee hearing on the results of a round of buyout and early retirement offers at the …More

Concerns Raised about Assaults on ICE Employees
Army Issues New Guidance on New Beginnings
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TSP Investment Report

Thrift Board Recommends Changes to TSP’s L Funds

On Wednesday, May 31, the Thrift Board announced upcoming changes that will be made to the family of L funds, …More

Why the G Fund has a Superior Risk / Reward Profile

Armed Forces News

Mattis Points Finger at Congress

Defense Secretary James N. Mattis has admonished Congress for failing to pass a timely budget and incorporating draconian cuts in …More

DARPA Selects Space Plane Design
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