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Attention Federal Employees:FLTCIP on the ropes as OPM Suspends Long-Term Care Insurance Applications

"OPM and its FLTCIP carrier say they need time to assess the program so that rates are more reasonable and sustainable." Jim Fish   by Jim Fish If you are not already enrolled in the Federal Long-Term Care Insurance Program (FLTCIP) but are planning on doing so, you should count on delays with your application [...]

By |2022-11-24T03:32:40+00:00November 24th, 2022|Federal employees, Money News, Protect your wealth, Retirement|

George Politarhos: Seniors Must Design and Customize Their Retirement Asset Allocations

Authored By George Politarhos, Patria Wealth Generic, templated approaches to financial planning can work for some people during the “accumulation” phase of their financial lives. However, as a person gets within five to seven years of retirement, it becomes obvious that “one-size-fits-most” recommendations fall far short of the mark. That’s because retirees differ from one [...]

By |2022-09-26T00:07:27+00:00September 18th, 2022|Federal employees, Investing, Retirement|

George Politarhos: If you have a TSP- don’t forget about the fees.

By George Politarhos The Thrift Savings Program (TSP) was initially designed to give active and retired federal personnel a simple, cost-effective 401-k type plan. The TSP has worked exceptionally well, perhaps even better than anticipated. Many retired feds have achieved self-made millionaire status because of their Thrift Savings Plan. Also, the TSP boasts some of [...]

By |2022-10-23T18:02:29+00:00August 29th, 2022|Investing, Retirement|
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