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PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE.

By using the MyFederalRetirement.com World Wide Web site, you agree to follow and be bound by these terms of use and agree to comply with all applicable laws and regulations. If you do not agree to these terms of use, please do not use this Site. We may revise these terms of use at any time without notice to you. If you have any questions about these terms of use, please contact us by e-mail.

This website is provided for a quick reference to the major provisions of law and regulation of federal employee retirement benefits.  While every effort is made to provide accurate and complete information, this website is not intended to be an all-encompassing resource of the subject area. 

We provide no guarantee that the information provided is absolutely up-to-date to current federal regulations regarding the subject matter.  For the most current information regarding the subject matter herein, you should consult the U.S Government's Office of Personnel Management (OPM)  http://www.opm.gov or any other U.S. federal government agency responsible for rules and regulations of the subject matter on this site.

This website is offered with the understanding that the publisher is not engaged in rendering legal, accounting or other professional services.  If legal advice or other expert assistance is required, the services of a competent professional should be sought.

USE OF FINANCIAL PROFESSIONALS DIRECTORY ON MYFEDERALRETIREMENT.COM

Users of the Financial Professionals Directory on MyFederalRetirement.com should be aware that this service is provided solely for informational purposes, and that those professionals listed in the Directory have requested to be included. No representations about the suitability of this information and these services are made or endorsed by the directory's publisher, My Federal Retirement (MFR).

MFR makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to the information, content, materials or products, included on this site. If you choose to use this Directory to locate a professional to assist you with your financial planning needs, you may wish to independently verify whether such professional has met the licensing requirements necessary to provide such services in your state. In many cases a professional will provide you with a disclosure brochure for your review, as well as references. MFR has not verified that the professionals listed are properly licensed to transact business in any jurisdiction, or are qualified to provide financial planning services.

Under no circumstances shall My Federal Retirement, or its parent company, be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive or consequential damages that may result in any way from the use of any financial planner or professional, whether an individual or institution, listed in this directory or on the MyFederalRetirement.com Web site.

Failure to abide by these rules can result in immediate termination of access to MyFederalRetirement.com, without refund or recourse.

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