Proposal would grant the same raise to civilians and military members, marking the second consecutive year of parity.
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Under budget proposal, new retirees with fewer than 10 years of federal service would have to shoulder a larger burden of premium costs.
Answers to reader questions about last week’s column on the FERS supplementary benefit.
Labor union official praises additional cuts and says the money would be better spent on new hires and training.
How to get free financial tips from your federal colleagues.
Small agencies with a narrow focus tended to rate better, but some larger agencies made it onto top 10 lists.
Under proposed joint resolution, agencies would get adjustments to cover half the cost of the raise.
Lead personnel agency also should provide a better forum for agencies to learn from problems and successes, GAO says.
If you’re looking to retire a little early, you may be eligible for a supplemental benefit to tide you over until Social Security kicks in.
Federal employees say they are happy with time off and sick leave, but satisfaction falls off after that.