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Recent Articles
Understanding the Rules and Limitations for Receiving a Social Security Lump Sum Payment
Federal benefits expert, Ed Zurndorfer, discusses how the Social Security lump sum option works, its limitations, and for which individuals the option makes sense . . . more

CSRS and FERS Survivor Benefits: Lump Sum Credit
Federal benefit expert, Ed Zurndorfer, discusses when a lump sum credit of the survivor benefit of a CSRS or FERS annuitant is paid . . . more

Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) Returns: Monthly and Annual - G, F, C, S, I and L Funds Updated: July 2, 2014
View the latest Thrift Savings Plan returns . . . more

Your TSP Withdrawal Options After Leaving Federal Service
After leaving federal service, you may make a partial withdrawal and/or a full withdrawal from your Thrift Savings Plan account. There are a number of ways you can take the full withdrawal option for your entire account balance . . . more

Spousal Benefits Upon the Death of a Former Employee (CSRS or FERS)
Federal benefits expert, Ed Zurndorfer, discusses benefits paid to the surviving spouse of a deceased former federal employee . . . more

Spousal Benefits Upon the Death of a FERS Employee
Federal benefits expert, Ed Zurndorfer, discusses spousal benefits paid to a spouse of a deceased FERS employee . . . more

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Federal Retirement Resources
2014 Federal Leave Chart / Record / Calendar
Keep track of your 2014 leave with this handy calendar -- downloadable in PDF and a new app for mobile devices . . . more

2014 Checkbook Guide to Health Plans for Federal Employees and Annuitants
The guide tells you how much money you can save by changing -- or by staying in -- your health insurance plan. It summarizes thousands of facts about the plans to simplify your choice. Some agencies have arranged access to the guide for their employees. . . . more

2013 Federal Holidays
Federal law (5 U.S.C. 6103) establishes these public holidays for federal employees in 2013. . . . more

Federal Employee Pay Freeze Calculator
An employee group has created an online calculator to help all federal employees understand the true long-term costs to their wallet from an extended pay freeze . . . more








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Read federal retirement articles written by federal benefits expert and Certified Financial Planner, Edward Zurndorfer

Recent Articles & Resources
 Understanding the Rules and Limitations for Receiving a Social Security Lump Sum Payment
 CSRS and FERS Survivor Benefits: Lump Sum Credit
 Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) Returns: Monthly and Annual - G, F, C, S, I and L Funds Updated: July
 Your TSP Withdrawal Options After Leaving Federal Service
 Spousal Benefits Upon the Death of a Former Employee (CSRS or FERS)