Workers’ compensation came about due to decades of changes in labor laws which sought to protect the rights of workers, whether they worked for the government or the private sector of corporate America. These laws, in particular...
Injured federal workers with spinal injuries may wonder if it’s necessary to get an MRI in order to have their claims accepted. An MRI, also known as magnetic resonant imaging, is a form of imaging which uses large magnets to co...Learn More
According to FECA, or the Federal Employees Compensation Act, the Department of Labor has a legal right to collect expenses incurred if you as a federal employee are injured or killed by a third party due to this party’s intenti...
The government is going through tumultuous times, with the debt clock slowly rising to inexorable levels. As a federal employee, you probably are worried about furloughs or reductions in force which have historically happened and ...Learn More
The debt ceiling is once again with us, and millions of us are worried about a government shutdown as a result. This seems to be history repeating itself, but in all honesty, many Americans are wondering when it will all pop and c...Learn More
Working for the government affords you decent health insurance that will take care of almost any health issue you may encounter. A lot of you are wary about how you’re going to receive coverage when you leave federal service, an...Learn More
As a federal retiree, you’ve probably built up a good nest egg, and are living a relatively comfortable, stress-free life. So what happens when you receive a call from your grandson who needs urgent help as he just got into an a...
If you’re thinking of advising your friends or loved ones to join federal service, think again. New legislation that’s currently being discussed in Congress may just strip away some of the benefits and protections you’ve com...Learn More
The United States Postal Service is in the red once again, as seen by its quarterly report which came out Thursday indicating that it had made a $2.14 billion loss for the fiscal third quarter which ended on June 30th. In comparis...Learn More
Nobody likes to deal with the uncomfortable reality of paying taxes and the technical complexities that come with it. As a federal worker or a retiree, taxes are a necessary evil. Underpaying on your taxes can lead to harsh penalt...Learn More