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Rule Change Will Facilitate Borrowing from TSP During Shutdowns

By on February 6, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Rule Change Will Facilitate Borrowing from TSP During Shutdowns

A rule change will allow certain TSP participants to request loans during government shutdowns regardless of whether they are being paid.

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FRTIB Selects Manager for the F Fund

By on May 21, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
FRTIB Selects Manager for the F Fund

The Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board (FRTIB) has announced a contract with BlackRock to manage the TSP’s F Fund.

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FRTIB Announces Selection of New Chief Investment Officer

By on February 23, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments

The Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board has announced the selection of a new Chief Investment Officer.

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RFP Issued for F Fund Manager

By on November 8, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
RFP Issued for F Fund Manager

A request for proposal has been issued for a manager for the TSP’s F Fund.

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FRTIB Announces Selection of New Executive Director

By on August 1, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments

The FRTIB has announced the appointment of its new Executive Director.

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Long Stepping Down as FRTIB’s Executive Director

By on April 24, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments

The FRTIB has announced that its Executive Director, Greg Long, is stepping down from his position at the agency.

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Improvement Plans for the Thrift Savings Plan

By on October 4, 2016 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Improvement Plans for the Thrift Savings Plan

The Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board recently released its five year strategic plan. The author highlights two goals from the plan and what they would mean for federal employees investing in the Thrift Savings Plan.

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Would the American Savings Act Impact the Thrift Savings Plan?

By on January 31, 2016 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Would the American Savings Act Impact the Thrift Savings Plan?

The American Savings Act would create a new organization that may be popular with many Americans. How would creating such an organization impact the TSP?

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Age-Appropriate Default Option for the TSP Starts This Weekend

By on September 3, 2015 in Pay & Benefits, Retirement with 0 Comments
Age-Appropriate Default Option for the TSP Starts This Weekend

Starting September 5th, the Thrift Savings Plan will be providing new federal employees with a different default fund for automatic enrollment in their retirement savings plans.

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FRTIB Director Gives His Blessing for Adding Mutual Fund Option to the TSP

By on July 27, 2015 in Pay & Benefits, Retirement with 0 Comments
FRTIB Director Gives His Blessing for Adding Mutual Fund Option to the TSP

The Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board, the group that oversees the Thrift Savings Plan, has given the green light to begin the process of adding mutual funds as an investment option to the TSP.

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