TSP Adds Details to New Withdrawal Policies

The TSP has proposed rules to carry out the upcoming changes in withdrawal options for both current and separated participants, …More

TSP Rules Address New Policies on In-Service Withdrawals

While the changes to TSP withdrawal options to take effect September 15 primarily involve withdrawal options after retirement or other …More

Employees Report Increase in Prohibited Personnel Practices

More federal employees said in a 2016 survey that they had either experienced or seen prohibited personnel practices compared to …More

Discrimination, Retaliation Top List of Violations

Newly released data from a 2016 government-wide survey conducted by the MSPB show increases over a similar 2010 survey in …More

House Advancing Bills to Block Reorgs of OPM, Other Agencies

The House is continuing to advance legislation that would deny funding for reorganizations of OPM and other agencies that the …More

Federal Workforce Bills Offered in Congress, with Some Set to Advance

Bills pertaining to federal employee career advancement, public service loan forgiveness, and apprenticeships have recently been introduced in Congress, with …More


VA Posting of Disciplinary Data Found to Violate Privacy Rights

House Bill Would Provide 3.1 Percent Raise

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Federal Retirement & Financial Planning Report

Retirement Income Adequacy Can Be Measured in Different Ways

An analysis of whether an individual’s finances will be adequate for retirement needs should include a clear understanding of what …More

How an Annual Leave Payout at Separation is Calculated
Decisions to Make if Considering Moving in Retirement
Study Finds Encouraging Pattern among Retiree IRAs
The Basics of What FEHB Provides
Guarding against the Chance of Becoming Incapacitated
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Federal Manager's Daily Report

More Changes to DoD Acquisition Workforce Sought

The annual DoD authorization bill (HR-2500) passed by the House Armed Services Committee seeks further changes in the department’s acquisition …More

Report Backs More Data Collection to Improve Customer Service
GAO Warns about Agencies Running Decades-Old IT
IG Cites Issues with VA Police Force
SES Exit Survey Shows Little Change
Agencies Missing Chances to Reduce SES Turnover, Says OPM
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TSP Investment Report

I Fund: Vulnerable to Trade Tensions and Slowing Growth

The narrative in the financial media throughout 2018 and 2019 has been about a slowing global economy, while 2017 was …More

TSP Changes: What’s taking so long?
Mixed Signals Jolt TSP Funds
Why the G Fund Interest Rate is Shrinking

Armed Forces News

Soldier To Receive Medal of Honor

Former Army Staff Sgt. David Bellavia will become the first living veteran of the Iraq war to receive the Medal …More

IG Cites Company for Spare-Parts Bilking
AF To Help Spouses Regain Certification
Contract for 6 Presidential Helicopters Awarded
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