Pay & Benefits

Market Turn: C Fund Zooms Up While the F Fund Goes Down

November 5, 2002 12:00 AM

The stock market rebound in October is reflected in the results of the C fund–up 8.77%. The F fund turned down slightly in response to market pressure in the bond market.

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Is the TSP's F Fund a "Risky Investment"?

November 3, 2002 12:00 AM

Several readers have asked FedSmith.com about the risks of investing in bonds. Our advice: Investing in a bond fund is necessary to have a diversified investment portfolio.

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C Fund Skyrockets in October

October 31, 2002 12:00 AM

The TSP’s C Fund had a positive return in October of more than 8%–the best return since the height of the bull market way back in 2000.

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TSP C Fund Down for 7 of 9 Months But October is Looking Good

October 27, 2002 12:00 AM

With the C Fund down more than 20% in the past twelve months, fund investors are looking for a respite. They may get one in October if the stock trend continues for the last several days of October.

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TSP Common Stock Continues to Lose Ground: 10.87% for September

October 4, 2002 12:00 AM

C Fund Loses about 11% in September

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Update on Your C Fund Rate of Return

October 1, 2002 12:00 AM

The S&P Index results are now available for the past month and the past quarter. The C Fund is based on this index so readers can get a close idea of how their fund is doing now.

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OPM To Audit Health Care Costs

September 24, 2002 12:00 AM

Costs of the FEHB continue to go up each year. The impact on retirees is significant and legislation is pending that may provide some relief. The long-term challenge to OPM will be to control costs and to balance benefits.

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