Tag: TSP

Your TSP Withdrawal Options

Filed in Headlines, News by on July 22, 2014

The TSP is an efficient accumulation vehicle. Between it being payroll deducted, offering a match up to 5% and having low fees the TSP can be a great investment vehicle to save for retirement. What options do you have for taking money out in retirement? The author provides a basic overview of the withdrawal options.

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Proposal to Raise TSP Director’s Salary to 120% of VP’s Salary

Filed in Headlines, News by on July 21, 2014

A proposal has been made to raise the salary of the executive director of the TSP to 120% of the salary for the VP of the United States. Are you in favor of this proposal? Take the survey at the end of the article.

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TSP Rated as Most Valuable Benefit to Federal Employees

Filed in Headline Archives, News by on July 8, 2014

OPM has released the results of the 2013 Federal Employee Benefits Survey. The Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) was rated as one of the top benefits available to federal employees as well as the program with the highest enrollment among the federal workforce.

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Do You Owe Back Taxes and Have a TSP Account? Be Forewarned

Filed in News by on July 3, 2014

318,462 federal employees owed back taxes to the federal government as of September 20, 2013. Under a proposed rule, money in the TSP accounts of these individuals could be used to pay a tax levy.

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First Half of 2014: All TSP Funds Are Up

Filed in News by on July 1, 2014

All of the TSP funds are higher so far this year, led by the C fund with a gain of more than 7%.

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10 Questions You Need Answers To

Filed in News by on June 17, 2014

The author offers ten questions you need to keep in mind for your financial situation as you near retirement from your federal career.

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How Should I Allocate My TSP?

Filed in News by on June 13, 2014

What is the best way to allocate the investments inside of your Thrift Savings Plan account? One financial advisor explains to a young investor what he considers to be the best strategy for building the most retirement savings over a working career.

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Good Year for TSP Investors: All Funds Up YTD and 12 Months

Filed in News by on June 3, 2014

All of the TSP funds had positive returns in May and are also all up for the year-to-date and the past twelve months.

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