TRAK Reports: How To Enhance Your Retirement Planning

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Retirement planning can be complex, especially when it comes to accurately projecting future income and determining the best savings strategies. While there are many tools available for individual use, such as the Federal Ballpark Estimate, sometimes it is beneficial to seek professional assistance. Advanced Capital Management offers a valuable service by running a TRAK Report … Read more

Social Security for Federal Employees: How Does it Work and What to Expect

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Social Security is a crucial component of retirement planning for many Americans, including federal employees. However, the integration of Social Security with federal retirement systems can be complex and sometimes confusing. This article aims to demystify how Social Security works for federal employees and what they can expect. Understanding the Basics Federal employees are covered … Read more

Decoding the Thrift Savings Plan (TSP): Your Guide to Investment Options and Contribution Strategies

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When it comes to planning for retirement, understanding your investment options and contribution strategies is paramount. For federal employees and members of the uniformed services, the Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) stands as a cornerstone in building a secure financial future. Yet, navigating the TSP landscape can be daunting without proper guidance. In this blog, we’ll … Read more

Navigating Federal Retirement: Understanding FERS vs. CSRS

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As a federal employee, retirement planning is a crucial aspect of your financial future. Among the many considerations you’ll face, understanding the difference between the Federal Employees Retirement System (FERS) and the Civil Service Retirement System (CSRS) is paramount. These retirement systems have distinct features, eligibility criteria, and implications for your retirement benefits. So, let’s … Read more

The Prime Dates to Retire in 2024: A Guide for Future Federal Retirees

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The Best Dates to Retire in 2024 Planning your retirement is like planning a dream vacation—you want everything to fall into place perfectly. But unlike a vacation, retirement comes with financial implications that require careful consideration. At Advanced Capital Management, we know that it’s about understanding the interplay between personal goals, market conditions, and regulatory … Read more

Navigating the Future: The Importance of Federal Employee Income Planning Before Retirement

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As the golden years approach, federal employees stand at a crossroads, transitioning from the hustle and bustle of their professional lives to the serenity of retirement. While the prospect of retiring is undoubtedly exciting, it brings with it a myriad of financial considerations that demand careful planning. In this blog post, we will explore the … Read more

Reasons to work with FRC Federal Retirement Consultant when Retirement planning

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Working with a Federal Retirement Consultant (FRC) can offer several advantages when planning for retirement, especially for individuals covered by federal retirement systems like the Federal Employees Retirement System (FERS) or the Civil Service Retirement System (CSRS). Here are some reasons to consider working with an FRC: Before selecting a Federal Retirement Consultant, it’s important … Read more