Phased Retirement: You have questions, we have answers. (Stock image)
The Office of Personnel Management has finally released its rules for phased retirement, and soon employees will be able to submit their applications. OPM, lawmakers and federal employee groups have been eager for the program to start since the passage of the authorizing legislation in 2012.
We submitted some questions to OPM, and then invited our readers to submit more. OPM was happy to oblige, and answered many of the questions.