Did you know there are over 500 different modalities of filing for Social Security? Social Security for federal employees can be even more confusing. Deciding when to take Social Security can be challenging enough, and factoring in your other federal benefits as well can seem daunting. Sometimes the FERS Special Retirement Supplement applies, sometimes it doesn’t. You’ll find help about these considerations in this section.
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It’s that time of year again. Every year, during the benefits “Open Season”, federal employees must make decisions about which their various healthcare benefits coverage...Continue Reading
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Usually when we talk about longevity, we’re discussing having enough money so your portfolio will outlast you, keeping you from poverty late in life. Today’s...Continue Reading
Over the last few months there’s been a lot of talk around Social Security and the issues with the amount of money within the fund....Continue Reading
Roth accounts have become incredibly popular lately, and for good reason. For one, the current tax rates we’re in are set to expire in a...Continue Reading
When you’re retired, the money you’ve saved until then begins to support you. But for it to do that successfully for the remainder of your...Continue Reading
The question of “How much do I need to retire?” has been asked by millions and attempted to be answered by many. I met with...Continue Reading