Benefits Ben's Blog

We celebrate the New Year with our Top 5 “Most-Read” Blogs by ‘Benefits Ben’ in 2020

5. Ready to Retire? A Look at the First Year

The First Year of Federal Retirement

We take look at the retirement timeline for Federal Employees in their first year. For When you're Ready to Retire

4. FEGLI in Retirement

FEGLI In retirement

FEGLI in Retirement: Here’s the One Thing to Avoid for Federal Employees

3. Iron Mountain: The Final Obstacle for Federal Retirement

Iron Mountain

Iron Mountain is a Limestone mine in PA now used to process retirement paperwork for Federal Employees

2. Will USPS Go Bankrupt?

USPS Bankrupt

How the Country's Postal Service Got to the Brink of Bankruptcy

1. Biden Wins Election. What This Means for 2021 Federal Pay Raise

2021 federal pay raise

The reluctance of Trump to concede, and the projection of a Biden win, leaves 2021 Federal Pay Raise up in the air. (from November 2020)

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