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.
And the Executor Is
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
Is Term Life Insurance for You?
Term insurance is the simplest form of life insurance. Here's how it works.
How Does Your Credit Score Compare?
Have you ever wondered how your credit score compares to the rest of the country? Take a look and see.
It's important to make sure your retirement strategy anticipates health-care expenses.
Sound estate management includes creating financial and healthcare documents. Here's an inside look.
Variable Universal Life is permanent insurance in which the policyholder directs how premiums are invested.
When you take the time to learn more about how it works, you may be able to put the tax code to work for you.
The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.
Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
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’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
The question used to be how low can interest rates go. Now it's how long can rates remain at their historic low levels?
Three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Recent changes in estate tax laws could affect the strategy you have in place.
Despite recent tax-law changes, a stunning 4.6 million Americans are expected to pay the AMT in 2018.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.