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Federal Employees Group Life Insurance (FEGLI)

Key FEGLI Facts

  • You may decrease FEGLI coverage at any time
  • To make a change to FEGLI coverage you must complete an SF 2817, Life Insurance Election form – it cannot be done using Employee Express
  • The government pays about 1/3 of the cost of your premiums for Basic coverage
  • You pay the full cost for all Optional insurance coverage
  • FEGLI is term insurance; it has no cash or paid up value; you cannot borrow from FEGLI insurance


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