Tag: FRTIB

Automatic Enrollment Percentage in the TSP Increasing to 5%

September 16, 2020 2:10 PM
Automatic Enrollment Percentage in the TSP Increasing to 5%

A rule change coming this fall will increase the automatic enrollment percentage in the TSP from 3% to 5%.

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More Services, Higher Budgets Projected at Federal TSP Program

September 16, 2020 8:17 AM
More Services, Higher Budgets Projected at Federal TSP Program

The TSP’s budget is expected to go up considerably in the coming fiscal year. Here is some of what is planned and how participants could be impacted.

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TSP Announces Rule Change on Installment Payments

July 31, 2020 9:53 AM

The TSP is lifting a restriction on starting and restarting installment payments based on life expectancy.

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FRTIB Chairman Resigns

June 5, 2020 11:13 AM

Michael Kennedy, Chairman of the Retirement Thrift Investment Board, has announced his resignation.

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The Thrift Board Blinked

May 15, 2020 8:29 AM
The Thrift Board Blinked

The FRTIB has delayed implementation of its planned change to the TSP’s I Fund, but is this debate really over yet?

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TSP Delays Implementing I Fund Change

May 13, 2020 11:32 AM
TSP Delays Implementing I Fund Change

The TSP’s I Fund will continue using the current index rather than a broader international index based on a decision made today.

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White House Orders FRTIB to Stop Planned Change to I Fund

May 12, 2020 9:00 AM

The White House is taking formal action to stop a planned change to the TSP’s I Fund.

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TSP Politics: New Nominees Would Replace Some FRTIB Members

TSP Politics: New Nominees Would Replace Some FRTIB Members

As the TSP moves ahead to expand I Fund investments, President Trump has nominated new members for the TSP’s governing board.

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Lawmakers Still Fighting the TSP’s I Fund Change

April 28, 2020 11:49 AM
Lawmakers Still Fighting the TSP’s I Fund Change

Another lawmaker has introduced a bill to try to stop the TSP’s I Fund from investing in Chinese companies.

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FRTIB Plans to Raise Automatic Enrollment in TSP to 5%

February 18, 2020 11:42 AM
FRTIB Plans to Raise Automatic Enrollment in TSP to 5%

A proposed rule in the Federal Register would increase the automatic enrollment percentage in the TSP from 3% to 5% later this year.

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