Federal Retirement Resources

Have Questions about Achieving a Comfortable Retirement?

At Federal Benefits Information Center, we are passionate about helping Federal Employees expand their confidence for the future. We believe that financial empowerment begins with education. You can learn about the unique challenges and opportunities awaiting you in retirement in this free educational information kit.

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Please also feel free to use the resources below to answer your questions and to help you make Benefits and Retirement Decisions with confidence.

Federal Employees Retirement System

Civil Service Retirement System

U.S. Office of Personnel Management

Thrift Savings Plan

  • Thrift Savings Plan Election Form – Start, Change, or Stop TSP Contributions – Form TSP-1
  • Thrift Savings Plan Election Form (Uniformed Services Version) – Start, Change, or Stop TSP Contributions – Form TSP-U-1
  • Thrift Savings Plan Catch-Up Contribution Election (Limited to Age 50+) – Form TSP-1C
  • Thrift Savings Plan Catch-Up Contribution Election (Uniformed Services Version) (Limited to Age 50+) – Form TSP-U-1C
  • Designation of Beneficiary – TSP – Form TSP-3
  • TSP – Historical Annuity Index Rate (Tracking 48 Months)

Thrift Savings Plan Distributions

  • Request for Full Withdrawal – TSP – Form TSP-70
  • Age-Based In-Service Withdrawal Request – TSP – Form TSP-75
  • Financial Hardship In-Service Withdrawal Request – TSP – Form TSP-76
  • Request for Partial Withdrawal – TSP – Form TSP-77

IRS

General Information On Retirement

  • National Retirement & Income Planning Educational Resource – SafeMoney.com