Budget Takes Aim at Leave, Within-Grade Raises

The Trump administration has released additional documents as a follow-up to last week’s budget proposals for fiscal 2020, making clear …More

Some Details Added to FEHB, Retirement Proposals

New budget-related documents from the White House spell out in more detail the proposals related to retirement and FEHB contained …More

Frustration Grows along with Wait for Raise, Back Pay

Budget Requests Buyout Boost, New Incentives

Budget Anticipates Job Growth, although Mainly Related to Census

DoD Projects Growth in STEM, Depot Jobs

COLA Count Creeping towards Positive

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Federal Retirement & Financial Planning Report

Check Your Earnings Records, SSA Advises

The Social Security Administration has advised that those who have paid into that system—in the federal government, nearly all active …More

How Returning to the Government Affects Annuities
Estate Planning Beyond Making a Will
Retirement Financial Situation Takes Many by Surprise, Report Says
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Federal Manager's Daily Report

Hiring Process Remains a Focus of Administration

A newly released budget document reflects the Trump administration’s initiatives regarding the hiring process, which it says “is cumbersome and …More

Administration to Seek Changes to Hiring Laws
Bills Reintroduced to Set Security Standards for Devices
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TSP Investment Report

As New Year Resolutions Fade, Don’t Fall of the Retirement Savings Wagon

I was traveling on February 8th and, while perusing my complimentary copy of USA Today, I noticed a graphic that …More

Recent Shutdown Brings Savings Goals into Focus

Armed Forces News

Trump Asks for $750 Billion in 2020 Defense Spending

Service members would receive a 3.1-percent increase in basic pay, under the Trump Administration’s proposed $750 billion budget for the …More

’20 VA Budget Would Expand Network Options
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