Tag: Dave Ramsey

How Should I Allocate My TSP?

By on June 13, 2014 in Retirement with 0 Comments

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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Are You Ever ‘Too Old’ to Invest?

By on April 23, 2014 in Retirement with 0 Comments

Is it better to start saving early for retirement? Absolutely! However, not everybody is willing or able to start at a young age. Are you ever really “too old” to invest and save for your future?

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Will My TSP Go Down?

By on April 10, 2014 in Retirement with 0 Comments

The stock market has been on a tear since its drop in 2008. Are you worried about losing money in your TSP due to a pullback? Before you make any emotional investment decisions, you may want to read one financial expert’s advice to a federal employee who was recently facing this dilemma.

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TSP’s Roth vs. Traditional Roth IRA: Advice From an Expert

By on March 17, 2014 in Retirement with 0 Comments

Should you invest in the Roth option within the Thrift Savings Plan or do a traditional Roth IRA? One financial advisor offers his advice to a member of the Air Force on what he believes is the best choice.

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A Financial ‘Wake Up Call’ for Federal Workers

By on October 3, 2013 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

The recent government shutdown has left many federal employees feeling scared, stressed and wondering how they will pay their bills. One financial advisor has some advice that he hopes can help.

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How Are Your TSP Funds Invested?

By on September 3, 2013 in Retirement with 0 Comments

How do your TSP investments compare to how others invest? How do your investments compare with the advice of one well-known financial advisor?

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Can You Outperform Social Security?

By on February 6, 2013 in Retirement with 0 Comments

The average worker in America has 6.2% in Social Security taxes withheld from each of his or her paychecks. Could investing this money on your own offer better returns in retirement?

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208 TSP Millionaires Enjoy a Big Return in January

By on February 2, 2012 in Retirement with 0 Comments

How are your TSP investments progressing? One TSP investor now has over $4 million in an account. 207 others don’t have that much but still have over $1 million accrued.

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The Dow Drops 512 Points; Now What?

By on August 4, 2011 in Retirement with 0 Comments

The stock market is in the midst of its biggest retreat since the financial crisis. Where is it likely to go next? Three financial experts weigh in.

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Ramsey: “If I Was a Federal Worker, I’d Be Afraid”

By on July 29, 2011 in Current Events with 0 Comments

Dave Ramsey talked about the debt debate in Washington and what it might mean for federal workers.

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