Ask The Experts: Retirement

By Reg Jones

Unused sick leave and RIF

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Q. I have eight years of service but saved 500 hours of sick time. Will I lose this in a reduction in force?

A. Yes, unless you are age 62 or older and thus eligible to retire. However, if you return to work for the government, that sick leave balance will be restored.

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