Tag: FRTIB

New TSP Hardship Withdrawal Option Likely Coming Soon

February 15, 2020 8:14 AM , Updated March 3, 2020 11:55 AM

A proposed rule would allow TSP participants to make hardship withdrawals in the event of natural disasters.

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New TSP Annuity COLA Computation Rate Coming in March

February 14, 2020 10:07 AM , Updated March 7, 2020 10:30 AM
New TSP Annuity COLA Computation Rate Coming in March

TSP annuities will have a new formula used to calculate their cost of living adjustments starting this spring.

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FRTIB Awards TSP Annuity Contract

January 31, 2020 9:45 AM , Updated February 13, 2020 2:40 PM
FRTIB Awards TSP Annuity Contract

The FRTIB announced that it has awarded its life annuity contract for the TSP to MetLife.

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FRTIB Proposes Simplifying TSP Catch-Up Contribution Process

January 25, 2020 8:45 AM , Updated February 14, 2020 3:09 PM
FRTIB Proposes Simplifying TSP Catch-Up Contribution Process

A proposed rule aims to simplify the catch-up contribution process for the TSP.

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Proposal Would Change Calculation Rate of the TSP Annuity COLA

December 17, 2019 9:14 AM , Updated February 14, 2020 2:31 PM
Proposal Would Change Calculation Rate of the TSP Annuity COLA

The FRTIB has proposed a change to the rate used to calculate annual increases for TSP annuities.

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Rubio Asks Trump to Replace FRTIB Members in Ongoing Battle Over the I Fund

November 28, 2019 6:38 AM , Updated December 14, 2019 5:08 PM

Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) has taken his battle over the I Fund to the White House.

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FRTIB Responds to Critics Over I Fund Change

November 26, 2019 7:14 AM , Updated December 10, 2019 1:20 PM
FRTIB Responds to Critics Over I Fund Change

The FRTIB has issued a public response to critics over its recent decision to change the TSP’s I Fund.

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Senators Still Fighting TSP I Fund Change

November 22, 2019 8:09 AM , Updated December 9, 2019 2:02 PM

Two Senators are still fighting the upcoming change to the TSP’s I Fund despite an announcement that it is moving forward.

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Another Bill Introduced to Try to Stop TSP Investments in China

November 7, 2019 12:48 PM , Updated November 27, 2019 5:00 PM

Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) is stepping up his efforts to try to stop changes to the TSP’s I Fund.

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Despite Recent Controversy, Consulting Firm Recommends TSP Stay the Course on I Fund Change

November 6, 2019 1:10 PM , Updated November 27, 2019 5:00 PM
Despite Recent Controversy, Consulting Firm Recommends TSP Stay the Course on I Fund Change

Despite some controversy, a consulting firm is reaffirming its recommendation that the TSP switch the benchmark index for the I Fund.

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