National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association Washington State Federation Dist. IV

Membership & Webinars

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"Membership in NARFE is an investment; it doesn't cost, it pays."


".... There is no guarantee to your federal pension based on the economics we face today in this country.  If you think it is guaranteed, you have another thought coming......."


"NARFE is the only organization dedicated to protecting and enhancing retirement benefits of current and retired federal employees."

Who Can Join?

Membership is open to civilians who are, or will be, eligible to receive an annuity or survivor annuity from the federal retirement programs of any agency of the United States government or the District of Columbia, including:
  • Active employees
  • Retirees
  • Former employees
  • Spouses and surviving spouses of those eligible to join NARFE
  • A former spouse who is legally entitled to a federal survivor annuity

How Much Does it Cost?
NARFE National-Only Membership is $40.00 per year.
Optional Chapter Memership is additional and depends on the chapter.  Please use the contact form at the bottom of this page to obtain information on chapter membership. 

What Do I Get?
  • NARFE magazine, the primary source for information and guidance on critical legislation and federal benefits issues; 
  • Access to the NARFE Federal Benefits Institute including webinars, resources and federal benefits specialists to help you make the most of your federal benefits and provide answers to your specific questions;
  • Legislative alerts on issues that impact the federal community and easy online access to your members of Congress
  • Member-only discounts on many products and services that you use regularly;
  • Eligibility for disaster relief grants and college scholarships. 


To access the NARFE Federal Benefits Institute, click on the banner above.

Non-members pay $39.95 for the current webinar and receive one free year of NARFE membership.  Click on the link below to view upcoming Webinars.


Members, log into your account at to view current and archived webinars; they may be viewed on-demand at YOUR convenience.

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A Sample of Previously Recorded Webinars Available ON-DEMAND

Speeding the Retirement Journey
How Much Money Do You Need To Retire
Retirement Forms: Step-by-Step for Guaranteed Success 

Alphabet Soup of Health Plans

FEHBP And Medicare

Post-Retirement Checkup
Creating a Second Career 

Exploring TSP Withdrawal Options
TSP: Love it or Leave it
Social Security Simplified 

Claiming Social Security

Survivor Benefits: Key Decisions for Feds of All Ages

What's YOUR Best Retirement Date
Should I Stay or Should I Go? 

From Federal Employee to Annuitant: Master the Process!

FEHBP & Medicare: Make the BEST Choice

Will You Be Ready For Retirement
Estate Planning for Feds


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