The author describes a common mistake that he sees federal employees make that can leave their retirement savings in the TSP exposed to too much risk.
The author says that Social Security is losing billions of dollars that will one day hit retirees directly in the wallet.
How should you invest your TSP savings in retirement? This is one strategy that can be a good option.
After retiring from federal service, federal employees can leave money in the TSP or move it to an IRA. These are some considerations in weighing this decision.
OPM is busier processing retirement applications at certain times of the year. This can increase how long it takes for you to start getting your pension.
Legislation has been reintroduced to allow a buyback for time working as a temporary employee to count toward federal retirement payments.