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EBIS is a web based application that allows you to access general and personal benefits information and conduct electronic transactions using a computer. The system contains comprehensive information and personalized benefits statements. With this self-service tool, you can view a statement of your benefits, use retirement calculators to perform "what-if" scenarios and view informational seminars all through the internet. EBIS is available to you, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Over 40 different forms relating to retirement, health insurance, life insurance and TSP are available for you to fill out and print for submission.
IVRS is an automated self-service program you can access from touch-tone telephone system Unlike the web, IVRS allows you to transfer to a benefits counselor for additional assistance.
To access EBIS, go to the EBIS login page.
The first time you access the EBIS system you must create a unique Username and Password. To begin this process: Click on the New User button toward the bottom of the page. You will then be asked to verify your identify.
You will need your:
After establishing your account you will be able to login and access the system.
The real time benefits statement component of EBIS provides each employee with a personalized statement of his or her benefits. Whenever employees use EBIS, they receive the most up to date information about:
With EBIS’ eTraining capabilities, employees are a click away from accessing a catalog of engaging interactive courses to support planning and understanding of their retirement benefits. Course topics include retirement programs, insurances, Social Security, Thrift Savings Program, financial planning, investments, estate planning, wills, and taxes. These courses are designed to reach you at all stages of your careers including benefits orientation for new employees.
EBIS provides a comprehensive reference library of information relating to Federal benefits, covering the Civil Service Retirement System (CSRS), Federal Employees Retirement System (FERS), Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB), Federal Employees Group Life Insurance (FEGLI), Thrift Savings Plan (TSP), and Social Security topics. This library is organized by topic area and can also be searched by keywords.
Several estimators and calculators are available so you can perform “what if” scenarios concerning these retirement benefits:
These calculators produce estimates of retirement benefits based on “potentially” creditable service. This means you may have service that is included in the calculation that may not actually be creditable, such as active military service where a deposit has not been paid. If you believe the estimate includes service that may not be creditable, you may request your benefit contact review your service history and provide you verification.
NOTE: IF YOU HAVE TROUBLE CREATING AN AKO ACCOUNT PLEASE CALL THE FOLLOWING NUMBER: 1-866-335-2769