FEND, VOL 67 NO 36 February 18, 2019 -- FederalSoup.com


Employees Have Until Tax Filing Deadline to Make 2018 IRA Contributions - Part I By Edward A. Zurndorfer Although calendar year 2018 has concluded, employees and their spouses have until ... Unions, employees and experts warn against shutdown


FEND, VOL 67 NO 35 February 4, 2019 -- FederalSoup.com


As reporters, we were paid more than administrative types which is sad, because we ... Political scientist: Many factors lead to shutdowns—but fixes are gaining ground ... Country ... Continuous multi-factor authentication put to the test


FEND, VOL 67 NO 34 January 21, 2019 -- FederalSoup.com


Employees Should Review 2019 TSP Contribution Amounts By Edward A. Zurndorfer The Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) announced employee contribution limits have increased ... Feds and allies rally to protest long lapse in funding ... Submit a question


FEND, VOL 67 NO 33 January 7, 2019 -- FederalSoup.com


Request Site License Quote ... Some Important Social Security Changes Resulting from 2.8 Percent COLA Effective Jan. 1, 2019 By Edward A. Zurndorfer Effective Jan. 1, 2019, Social Security recipients received a 2.8 percent cost-of- ...


FEND, VOL 67 NO 32 December 17, 2018 -- FederalSoup.com


The federal government was officially closed in observance of memorial services for ... Investors in Non-Retirement Brokerage Accounts Should Understand the “Wash Sale” Rules By Edward A. Zurndorfer This week’s column discusses “wash sales”.


FEND, VOL 67 NO 31 December 3, 2018 -- FederalSoup.com


Fight for adequate COLA for feds remains up the air, says leading advocacy By Edward A. Zurndorfer Employees who invest in mutual funds held in non-retirement brokerage accounts at ... Senior Executives to hold Presidential Awards summit


FEND, VOL 67 NO 30 November 26, 2018 -- FederalSoup.com


As most feds know, fall is the high season for the Combined Federal Campaign—the “ ... Question: I received a letter from Social Security saying to apply for retirement ... Will I be able to draw any of her Social Security spousal benefit?


FEND, VOL 67 NO 29 November 19, 2018 -- FederalSoup.com


VA pushes back on employee rights, union complains ... Federal employees at the Department of Veterans Affairs face a new wave of anti-union ... Expert: Stricter opioid prescription controls—with flexibility where needed—are key ... Webcasts


FEND, VOL 67 NO 28 November 12, 2018 -- FederalSoup.com


Employees with College-Bound Children in 2019 Should File Financial Aid Forms Now By Edward A. Zurndorfer For those employees who have children either returning to college or who will be ... Fed employee unions celebrate election results


Employees with College-Bound Children in 2019 Should File Financial Aid Forms Now -- FederalSoup.com


... financial aid application is called the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and can be downloaded at https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/fafsa. ... Edward A. Zurndorfer is a Certified Financial Planner, Chartered Life Underwriter, ...


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