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Recent Articles
Annuitants Likely to Receive Larger COLA Than Employee Pay Increase For the Second Consecutive Year
Federal benefits expert, Ed Zurndorfer, explains how federal employee pay increases and retiree COLA's are determined . . . more

Changes to Federal Flexible Spending Account Program (FSAFEDS) in 2015 Announced
OPM announced the FSAFEDS program will be adopting carryover and reducing minimum elections for 2015 . . . more

Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) Returns: Monthly and Annual - G, F, C, S, I and L Funds Updated: September 2, 2014
View the latest Thrift Savings Plan returns . . . more

Saving Social Security
With Social Security benefits having exceeded revenues since 2010, the conversation to "save" the program is heating up . . . more

An Update to Federal Retirement and Insurance Benefits for Same-Sex Married Couples
Federal benefits expert, Ed Zurndorfer, reviews the changes to all federal retirement and other benefit programs resulting from the June 26, 2013 Supreme Court decision striking down the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), which was passed into law in 1996 . . . more

Guide to CSRS Offset Retirement Benefits and Rules
Federal benefits expert, Ed Zurndorfer, unravels the complicated rules and benefits of CSRS Offset retirement . . . more

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Federal Retirement Resources
2014 Federal Leave Chart / Record / Calendar
Keep track of your 2014 leave with this handy calendar -- downloadable in PDF and a new app for mobile devices . . . more

2014 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

2013 Federal Holidays
Federal law (5 U.S.C. 6103) establishes these public holidays for federal employees in 2013. . . . 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








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Read federal retirement articles written by federal benefits expert and Certified Financial Planner, Edward Zurndorfer

Recent Articles & Resources
 Annuitants Likely to Receive Larger COLA Than Employee Pay Increase For the Second Consecutive Year
 Changes to Federal Flexible Spending Account Program (FSAFEDS) in 2015 Announced
 Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) Returns: Monthly and Annual - G, F, C, S, I and L Funds Updated: Septe
 An Update to Federal Retirement and Insurance Benefits for Same-Sex Married Couples
 Guide to CSRS Offset Retirement Benefits and Rules