The People First Experience goes live
August 2, 2021

Experience new and improved HR support at TVA. Coming Aug. 2, we’re launching an integrated technology and people-focused strategy to better meet your human resource and health care benefits needs. Direct Online Access through PeopleGateway provides simple, intuitive, secure, and responsive tools to serve your needs at home and on-the-go. Access information that matters most to you such as benefits or engage with “Ask Norris” the interactive chat feature. Reach out by phone or live chat to our team of TVA specialists in the People First Solution Center from 7am-7pm ET weekdays to obtain fast, consistent and efficient responses from…
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WordPress Instruction for TVARS site

Create a news story Select “Posts” in the left sidebar and then select “Add New”Enter page title where it says, “Add Title” (you can copy and paste)Paste body text where it says, “Start writing…”Subheads should be styled as Heading 2. Use the menu in the top left corner of the text block to changeTo make the story appear on the pages you want, select the categories by checking the boxes for the page or pages you want in the right sidebar. If you don’t see the list of categories, click on the Word document at the top of the sidebar.…
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HSA vs HCFSA

Enroll in a Health Care Flexible Spending Account (HCFSA) or Health Savings Account (HSA) during Open Enrollment and save money with tax-free deductions. Which option is best for you? Both Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) and Health Care Flexible Spending Accounts (HCFSAs) let you set aside tax-free dollars each year to pay your out-of-pocket health care expenses such as deductibles, co-pays, the cost of prescription medications, and other products and services. However, there are several important differences, and you can only enroll in the HSA if you are enrolled in the Consumer Directed Health Plan (CDHP). When deciding which medical plan…
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What to Expect After Retirement

Retirement Payments 1st check — 6-8 weeks Partial month Direct-depositedNo deductions other than Federal Employees Group Life Insurance (FEGLI) 2nd payment — End of month after 1st check Full monthDirect-deposited May include 2-3 deductions for medical insurance, since you pay one month in advance for insurance 3rd payment — End of month Normal deductions Healthcare credit applied, if eligible* Remainder — Last business day of month Dental insurance premiums will begin with the 4th payment, if applicable *Any retroactive Healthcare Credit may either be applied to your medical insurance deduction or be issued as a refund check. For more information,…
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