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The FERS Supplement - Everything You Need to Know!

John Mason, CFP®, reviews the FERS Supplement and how this additional income can benefit Federal Employees.

ℹ️ About the Episode:

          • Many names - often called special annuity, Social Security bridge, etc.

          • Eligible at 30 years and age 57 or 20 years and age 60.

          • The FERS Supplement is NOT cost of living adjusted.

          • Formula: (service years / 40) x age 62 Social Security benefit.

          • This benefit is income tested and begins to reduce at wages over $21k.

          • Decision to claim Social Security not tied to receiving FERS Supplement.