Employees Continue to Doubt Role of Merit in Workplace Decisions

Agency leadership and whether merit plays the role it is supposed to play in workplace decisions continue to draw especially …More

Leaders, Fairness Weigh Down Employee Engagement

Results of this year’s Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey reported by DoD and DHS show that leadership and fairness in the …More

OPM Plans New Pay System for Economists, Others to Follow

Social Security Figures Rising

New Medicare Rates Set

Key Retirement Interest Rate to Rise

OPM Begins Annual Review of ‘Special Rate’ Pay

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Federal Retirement & Financial Planning Report

Financing Retirement No Simple Task, Says Report

The shift from defined benefit to defined contribution plans has created opportunities but also responsibilities for financing retirement that have …More

Taking an In-Service TSP Withdrawal without a Tax Penalty
Trusts for Just-in-Case Situations
Some Relief May Be Ahead from Minimum Distribution Rule
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Federal Manager's Daily Report

Leave Transfer Authorized Due to Hurricane Florence

OPM has authorized agencies to establish emergency leave transfer programs related to Hurricane Florence. In those programs, employees may donate …More

Senate Backs Bill to Boost CBP Hiring
Prepare to Act on FEVS Results, Agencies Told
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TSP Investment Report

IT and Communications Services Make up About a Third of C Fund

Did you know that the most major stock indices, such as those that are followed by the Thrift Savings Plan …More

Pro-Rata Rule Being Phased Out for TSP Distributions, but Still Applies Elsewhere

Armed Forces News

Esper, Milley Outline Plan for ‘Competitive’ Army

After coping with years of uncertain budgets, Army Secretary Mark T. Esper told an audience at the Association of the …More

Expert Makes Case for Space Force
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