Retirement

Thrift Savings Plan Funds May Be Used to Avoid Government Default

By on February 19, 2003 in Retirement with 0 Comments

The TSP G fund will be used as one way to help the government remain solvent until a new debt ceiling is passed.

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C Fund Down 22% for Year; 5.85% for December

By on January 6, 2003 in Retirement with 0 Comments

Stocks down, bonds up for December. F fund has best return for TSP investors

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Will Homeland Security Employees Opt to Retire?

By on December 27, 2002 in Retirement with 0 Comments

Large numbers of feds are eligible to retire. DHS is no exception

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Is the S Fund for You? Why a Diversified Portfolio May Provide More Security for Your Retirement Funds

By on December 10, 2002 in Retirement with 0 Comments

A diversified portfolio of small and larger company stock (as well as bonds) will provide investors with a diversified portfolio that may provide more potential for financial security than investing in just one fund.

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C Fund Up Again in November

By on December 1, 2002 in Pay & Benefits, Retirement with 0 Comments

The TSP’s C fund has been good to investors for two months in a row with a postive return of about 5.7% in November.

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New TSP Record Keeping System to Be Delayed (Again)

By on October 14, 2002 in Retirement with 0 Comments

The Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board says that problems with the new system prevent it from implementing a new record keeping system

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TSP Investors Coping, Changing with Bear Market In Stocks

By on September 10, 2002 in Retirement with 0 Comments

TSP investors are changing how they invest their retirement funds in this bear market. Many are also changing their retirement plans.

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C Fund Shows Positive Return for August

By on September 5, 2002 in Retirement with 0 Comments

The C Fund is down about 18% for the past twelve months but turned positive for August 2002.

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One Way to Destroy Your Retirement Plans: Buy High and Sell Low

By on August 21, 2002 in Retirement with 0 Comments

Investors usually flee stock funds at the end of stock market declines, just in time to lose out on the next round of gains.

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Investing Your Retirement Funds: Is Your Retirement Dream Fading With Your TSP Fund?

By on August 10, 2002 in Retirement with 0 Comments

Should you invest in stocks? Yes, but be careful. The C Fund is a good long term investment and you may have short term interests.

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