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.
Getting a Head Start on College Savings
A few strategies that may help you prepare for the cost of higher education.
Do You Feel Lucky?
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.
Here’s a list of 10 questions to ask that may help you better understand the costs and benefits of long-term-care insurance.
Couples may be able to head off many of the problems in a marriage that money can cause.
Those looking into environmentally minded home modifications may get a boost from Uncle Sam’s tax incentives.
In investments, one great debate asks the question, “Active or Passive Investing: Which is Better?”
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.
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This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
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.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
Have you explored all of your choices when it comes to managing your taxable income?
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
If you have a family that relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
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Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.