This page can be found on the web at the following url: http://www.opm.gov/retire/post/index.asp
The Post Retirement section of the website provides information useful
to retirees and their families. There are many events in a retiree’s
life that might affect their benefits. You can learn about them through
the menu links to the left and summaries below.
New Retiree – Provides information
frequently requested by new retirees including changing health and life insurance
options, COLAs, annuity payments, and taxable portions of annuity.
Life events – Explains
how benefits are affected by events such as marriage, divorce, death of a spouse,
re-employment in Federal service, or inability to handle one’s finances.
Death and Survivor Benefits
– Covers the various types of monthly and lump sum benefits due from the
death of active employees, retirees, and survivors. This includes potential
monthly benefits for spouses, former spouses, children, and students.
FERS Disability Retirees
– FERS Disability benefits change 12 months after retirement and again
at age 62.