Ever see the play Waiting for Godot? It’s about two smart guys who sit around for hours waiting for a guy named Godot who never shows up. That’s how many feds feel about buyouts.
Congress and the White House are considering several proposals to slim down or eliminate portions of the federal retirement program. Will they pass and if so, how will they affect you? Find out when NARFE Legislative Director Jessica Klement joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn. September 20, 2017
Randy Silvey, president Silverlight Financial, encourages federal employees to take specific steps to push back against proposed budget cuts.
Financial literacy, parental leave and contracting issues are all being addressed by amendments to the 2018 defense authorization bill.
Congress is considering a several proposals to reform federal retirement system. If passed, how would they impact retirees’ spending ability? Find out when Federal News Radio’s Nicole Ogrysko joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn. September 6, 2017
Would you prefer that the doctor who’s going to perform brain surgery on you drive a brand new Tesla or a 1960 Volkswagen Beetle?
A very sharp civil servant out there has $5.8 million in his or her Thrift Savings Plan. Another 16,000 feds have at least $1 million in their TSP accounts.
Is there a buyout or maybe a layoff in your future? Inquiring federal workers want and need to know what a $25,000 buyout is worth after deductions.
What should you do if you lose your job and don’t receive severance pay or a buyout? Find out when estate planner Tom O’Rourke joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn. August 30, 2017
The number of millionaire federal employees is growing rapidly. But Senior Correspondent Mike Causey notes they earned their wealth by saving and smartly investing their money over a number of decades.
Federal taxes take a good bite out of everyone’s paycheck. But it’s the same no matter where you live. State taxes are another matter.
Many of the pundits and experts who predicted that Donald Trump would never be elected also said that if he did, the stock market would tank, big time. Were they right?
More than 200,000 U.S. Postal Service employees have just received their first two catch-up cost-of-living adjustments, and will soon receive their third COLA.
Federal retirees can’t run out of money in retirement, but they can lose buying power big-time the longer they stay retired.