Celebrating Postal Workers During The USPS Holiday Slowdown

MyFEDBenefits wants to celebrate all postal employees who work tirelessly throughout the USPS holiday slowdown. The holiday season brings lots of joy and cheer, and lots of extra work for the United States Postal Service. And due to the large influx of packages that need to be mailed throughout November and December, it becomes increasingly […]

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Is Your Agency One of the ‘Best Places to Work?’

Which agencies are rated as the “best places to work” in the federal government this year? Read the full blog post by clicking below: Is Your Agency One of the ‘Best Places to Work?’

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Vacant MSPB Means No Potential Recourse For Appeal-Filing Federal Employees Any Time Soon

The stalemate continues that has left MSPB with no quorum among its board members. What does this mean for the agency and federal employees with pending appeals? Read the full blog post by clicking below: Vacant MSPB Means No Potential Recourse For Appeal-Filing Federal Employees Any Time Soon

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IG Labels CSRS Improper Payments ‘High-Risk’

A recent OPM Inspector General’s report said that improper payments made under federal employee retirement systems represent a “high risk.” Read the full blog post by clicking below: IG Labels CSRS Improper Payments ‘High-Risk’

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Federal Employee Retirement: Best Day to Retire in 2018 Is Approaching

Earlier this year, we covered the best days for FERS retirement. Because FERS benefits kick in on the first day of the next month, the best days to retire each year are the last days of the month. That’s because those who decide to wait until the second or third day of the month for […]

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Temporarily Relaxing TSP Hardship Withdrawal Rules

The TSP is relaxing hardship withdrawal rules for victims of Hurricane Michael or Hurricane Florence. Here are the details. Read the full blog post by clicking below: Temporarily Relaxing TSP Hardship Withdrawal Rules

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OPM Addresses How Pay Will Work for Tomorrow’s Holiday

OPM has provided detailed guidance on pay and leave for the upcoming holiday honoring former President George H.W. Bush. Read the full blog post by clicking below: OPM Addresses How Pay Will Work for Tomorrow’s Holiday

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16 Postal Workers Sentenced for Accepting Bribes to Deliver Cocaine through the Mail

A group of 16 Atlanta area postal workers were sentenced to prison for taking bribes to deliver packages of cocaine for drug traffickers. Read the full blog post by clicking below: 16 Postal Workers Sentenced for Accepting Bribes to Deliver Cocaine through the Mail

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Chance of an Extra Holiday at Christmas for Federal Employees?

Are federal employees likely to receive an extra day off on Christmas Eve, which falls on a Monday in 2018? Read the full blog post by clicking below: Chance of an Extra Holiday at Christmas for Federal Employees?

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CSRS Retirement: When is the Best Day to Retire?

If you are a federal employee who has contributed to the Civil Service Retirement System (CSRS) throughout your tenure, then you may be ready to leave public service and begin your CSRS retirement. Before you can do that, it is important to strategically plan your retirement date to maximize your benefits and start receiving your […]

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