WHO WE ARE
Livingston Federal Employee Retirement Planning is a privately-owned, experienced company who specifically addresses and serves the financial and retirement planning needs of federal employees across the country. We work directly with federal employees by helping to explain, analyze and coordinate their unique benefits to develop and maintain an individual retirement plan. As well, we partner with government agencies and human resource departments to deliver complimentary, on-site educational retirement and financial planning seminars covering benefits and all aspects of the various federal retirement systems, including both FERS and CSRS.
Each of our advisors is a Chartered Federal Employee Benefits Consultant (ChFEBC)*, a prestigious designation earned and maintained by every Livingston Advisor. This enables you, or any federal employee, to enjoy the confidence and security that comes from working with an educated financial consultant with a thorough and current understanding of your specific government benefits. You will quickly find that our advisors are responsive, easy to work with and provide outstanding, personalized service.
On our site you can request your free benefit analysis, sign up for our newsletter, research current market and industry news, and use a financial calculator. If you are an HR representative you can schedule a seminar for your employees to attend. Start your future today.
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A few strategies that may help you prepare for the cost of higher education.
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Recent changes in estate tax laws could affect the strategy you have in place.
Doubling Your Money
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
However exciting retiring abroad may sound, it deserves considerable planning.
Have you ever wondered how your credit score compares to the rest of the country? Take a look and see.
In investments, one great debate asks the question, “Active or Passive Investing: Which is Better?”
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Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
How to help determine life insurance needs to provide for your family after you pass away.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
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In life it often happens that the answers are right in our own back yards. This may be particularly true of investing.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?