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It's Never Too Late to Start Making TSP Catch-Up Contributions
Federal employees age 50 or over can supplement regular Thrift Savings Plan contributions to grow their retirement nest egg [ MORE ]

Federal Employees Need to Understand Medicare Eligibility and Enrollment Rules - Part III
Edward A. Zurndorfer, Certified Financial Planner - August 13, 2015
Federal benefits expert, Ed Zurndorfer, discusses how higher income federal retirees will be facing larger Medicare Part B premium costs starting in the year 2018 -- and what affected employees and annuitants should be doing to avoid these higher premium costs [ MORE ]

Home Health Agencies Receive Rating Scores
Star ratings can help consumers more quickly identify differences in quality when selecting a health care provider [ MORE ]

2016 FEGLI Open Season and Premium Rate Changes
The Office of Personnel Management last week announced an open season and issued new premium rates for the Federal Employees' Group Life Insurance program [ MORE ]

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   Federal Retirement Resources
2015 Federal Leave Chart / Record / Calendar
Keep track of your 2015 leave with this handy calendar downloadable in PDF [ MORE ]

2015 Checkbook Guide to Health Plans for Federal Employees and Annuitants
The guide tells you how much money you can save by changing -- or by staying in -- your health insurance plan. It summarizes thousands of facts about the plans to simplify your choice. Some agencies have arranged access to the guide for their employees. [ MORE ]

Federal Employee Pay Freeze Calculator
An employee group has created an online calculator to help all federal employees understand the true long-term costs to their wallet from an extended pay freeze [ MORE ]

New Online Tool: Estimate Your Retirement Costs
Use this online tool to estimate the income you'll need as a retiree to achieve economic security [ MORE ]