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Federal Disability Retirement

Can you work while on Federal Disability Retirement?

Can you work while on Federal Disability Retirement?

If you are approved for Federal Disability Retirement you will get an annuity that is calculated based off your High 3 average salary. What is the High 3 Average for Federal Disability Retirement? Your high-3 average pay is the highest average basic pay you earned...

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Q&A – Your Rights to Federal Disability Retirement

Q&A – Your Rights to Federal Disability Retirement

  Our recent webinar covered Federal Employees’ Rights to Federal Disability Retirement. This is an especially important topic that brought up a lot of great questions during the webinar. Watch the webinar This article outlines some of those questions and goes...

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OPM Seeking to Limit Back Pay for Federal Employees

OPM Seeking to Limit Back Pay for Federal Employees

There have been a lot of recent changes to regulations that may affect Federal Employees directly and we want to make sure that you are kept up to date with any recent changes to help prepare you in advance. On October 6, 2020, the Office of Personnel Management (OPM)...

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OPM Finalizes Federal Performance Discipline Regulations

OPM Finalizes Federal Performance Discipline Regulations

On September 17, 2019, the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) issued its final regulations governing probation on initial appointment to a competitive position, performance-based reduction in grade and removal actions, and adverse actions that will go into effect on...

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Q&A – We answer your Federal Disability Retirement questions

Q&A – We answer your Federal Disability Retirement questions

In our recent webinar we covered how federal employees can protect their financial future with Federal Disability Retirement. There were a lot of great questions and we're going to go in-depth with some of our answers here. This is a very relevant subject, as more and...

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Find peace-of-mind in your federal benefits. 

Find peace-of-mind in your federal benefits. 

"We are living in unprecedented and uncertain times." By now, you have likely heard this ad nauseum, but it doesn't take away from the fact that we are collectively concerned about the future. Whether it be a volatile economy, furlough fears, or the spread of a novel...

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Financial Support for Federal Employees impacted by COVID-19

Financial Support for Federal Employees impacted by COVID-19

As our country continues to navigate the impact of coronavirus, more and more people are directly affected. This is putting many in a position where they are unable to work or need to be home to take care of someone who is sick. Many are quickly depleting their...

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OPM’s claim process is changing in response to COVID-19.

OPM’s claim process is changing in response to COVID-19.

For many of us, "social distancing" has brought our daily lives to a screeching halt, and you might expect an even slower pace at government offices. From teleworking to shutdowns, there is much uncertainty on the horizon for feds. As of this posting, the OPM is still...

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