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What are my options if I missed FEHB open season?

What are my options if I missed FEHB open season?

If you missed the FEHB open season, there’s no need to worry. You still have options to adjust your healthcare coverage. You can adjust your coverage through FEHB if you have a qualifying life event or you can add additional supplemental insurance plans to close...
Selecting a Federal Dental Plan

Selecting a Federal Dental Plan

Federal Dental Plans 101 Federal dental plans can be added, dropped or changed during each annual enrollment period.  Federal employees, federal annuitants, survivor annuitants, TRICARE eligible individuals, and compensationers are eligible to receive dental benefits...
2024 Brings New Medicare Part D Options for FEHB Plan Members

2024 Brings New Medicare Part D Options for FEHB Plan Members

In a significant update for 2024, the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) has enhanced the Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) program by integrating more Medicare Part D options. This initiative, driven by OPM’s encouragement earlier in 2023, aims to...
5 Ways to Save Money on Prescription Costs

5 Ways to Save Money on Prescription Costs

Understanding How Your Insurance Covers Prescription Drugs Whether you have your health insurance through FEHB, Tricare, Medicare, Affordable Care Act, or a spouse’s group plan, prescription costs can be a concern. If you take any medication, it is important to know...
What do I do after a federal employee dies?

What do I do after a federal employee dies?

The passing of a loved one is a difficult time, and the process of dealing with the aftermath can be overwhelming. If you’re the beneficiary of a federal employee, it’s important to know what steps to take to ensure that you receive all the benefits...
Post-Retirement: Final Destination

Post-Retirement: Final Destination

You did it! You completed your federal career and have transitioned into retirement. A hearty congratulations are in order. You worked hard, and now a new journey begins. With that journey comes a few decisions about your benefits. The topics below cover the main...