Retirement

Will the Coronavirus Impact Annuity Payments?

By on April 2, 2020 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Will the Coronavirus Impact Annuity Payments?

OPM has reassured federal retirees that its retirement services operations will not be disrupted by the coronavirus.

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What Should I Do With My TSP?

By on March 31, 2020 in Retirement with 0 Comments
What Should I Do With My TSP?

One financial advisor shares some suggestions for federal employees regarding their TSP accounts in response to the recent market volatility.

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10 Common Mistakes Made in a Federal Disability Retirement Application

By on March 30, 2020 in Retirement with 0 Comments
10 Common Mistakes Made in a Federal Disability Retirement Application

These are some mistakes the author says that federal employees commonly make when applying for Federal Disability Retirement.

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Honey, Don’t Hit Your TSP

By on March 28, 2020 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Honey, Don’t Hit Your TSP

The coronavirus stimulus bill may allow federal employees to take money out of their TSP accounts, but the author has a warning for anyone considering this.

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Coronavirus Infects Seniors’ Social Security Checks (If You Were Born In 1960)

By on March 27, 2020 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Coronavirus Infects Seniors’ Social Security Checks (If You Were Born In 1960)

The coronavirus could put a dent in some seniors’ Social Security checks. The author explains why this is the case.

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Is Now the Time to Move to the G Fund?

By on March 26, 2020 in Retirement with 0 Comments

As stocks drop fast, federal employees may be wondering if they should dump the TSP stock funds. One financial advisor offers his perspective.

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Is it Wise to Suspend RMDs for 2020?

By on March 26, 2020 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Is it Wise to Suspend RMDs for 2020?

Congress has allowed the suspension of required minimum distributions (RMDs) for 2020 due to the coronavirus.

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The Coronavirus Pandemic and Your TSP

By on March 23, 2020 in Retirement with 0 Comments
The Coronavirus Pandemic and Your TSP

Looking at how markets have performed during past pandemics can give federal employees an idea of how the TSP will fare long-term from the coronavirus.

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TSP Accounts: After Coronavirus, Any Positive Scenarios?

By on March 21, 2020 in Retirement with 0 Comments
TSP Accounts: After Coronavirus, Any Positive Scenarios?

The coronavirus has tanked the stock market and taken TSP account values down with it. What can history teach us about how this will impact your retirement?

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What the Coronavirus Means for Your Money

By on March 20, 2020 in Retirement with 0 Comments
What the Coronavirus Means for Your Money

It can be frightening to watch the stock market drop quickly, but the author says it also presents some financial opportunities.

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