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Federal Government Retirement Plan

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  • Oct 08, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Houston, Texas

    Could be better! Plan has to be supplemented by basically an investment portfolio!

  • Oct 02, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Foreign Service Officer in Washington, District of Columbia

    Decent pension based on salary and number of years working with the government. However, it may not be as competitive as private sector.

  • Aug 07, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Program Evaluation and Risk Analyst in Atlanta, Georgia

    Offers Thrift Savings Plans and other options.

  • Aug 01, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Employee in Richmond, Virginia

    5% match. Best out there

  • May 29, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Administrative Assistnt in Greensboro, North Carolina

    Based on the income high 3

  • May 13, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former General Dentist in Augusta, Georgia

    Need minimum 20 years of service to gain retirement benefit plan.

  • Apr 23, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Employee in Patuxent River, Maryland

    The FERs program is not as comprehensive as the CSRs previously offered, but it was more than most employers offer

  • Mar 20, 2018
    StarStarStarStarStar Current Emergency Dispatch Operator in Jacksonville, Florida

    Government retirement plan (FERS). Thrift Saving Plan options. Military service counts when computing seniority. To add military services for pay purposes, you must buy back your time. Military retirees start over because they are already drawing a pension.

  • Oct 28, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStar Former Air Traffic Control Specialist in Miami, Florida

    Hired 1st year of FERS change over. ATC mandatory retirement plan. Worked out fantastic for my family

  • Oct 01, 2017
    StarStarStarStarStarEmployee

    Tsp very inexpensive fees but limited fund choices. Nice match 5%


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