Inflation-related adjustment allows larger savings in TSP, 401(k) plans in 2015.
Inflation adjustment due in January would outstrip pay raise for active employees once again.
An advisory group said that federal employees on average remain about 35 percent behind the private sector.
The government plans to begin the program next month, but many guidelines are left up to agencies. How do they look where you work?
Rates have gone up for four consecutive years, but coverage will remain unchanged, and there will be just as many providers in the network.
Emphasis on male-dominated occupations, hiring of veterans making federal workforce less female, study finds.
Vote to limit appeal rights of career federal executives is planned as Congress prepares to leave for campaigns.
Donors in the annual federal charity drive now will be able to support local charities outside their own area.
The plan would affect only one person per year on average, according to an analysis done for Congress.
Federal employees under CSRS stand to come out better than those under FERS, all other things being equal.