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Postal Service will issue layoff notices later this month

Postal Service will issue layoff notices later this month

It seems the U.S Postal Service is getting ready to layoff some employees later this month, sending out memos informing workers of their impending layoffs early in the week. Many postal workers are already on edge since the Postal Service has been closing mail centers...

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How do you qualify for Federal Disability Retirement in 2021?

How do you qualify for Federal Disability Retirement in 2021?

If you are a federal employee who has a medical condition that prevents you from performing “useful and efficient” service in your position, you may be able to qualify for Federal Disability Retirement. In this article we will outline the qualification standards for...

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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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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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Federal Judge Requires USPS to Approve Overtime

Federal Judge Requires USPS to Approve Overtime

Federal Judge Victor Marrero has given a ruling on Jones v. USPS that will allow for late and extra trips in preparation for an influx of mail-in ballots for this year's upcoming election. This ruling will allow USPS postal workers to receive pay for any overtime from...

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Filing for Federal Workers’ Compensation during COVID-19

Filing for Federal Workers’ Compensation during COVID-19

Our nation’s resilient workforce of Federal Employees has stepped up with courage in a time that we desperately needed them. Each of the Healthcare Workers, Field Agents, Law Enforcement Officers, Letter Carriers, and the thousands of employees who have worked...

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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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