Tag: Inflation

Inflation and its Impact on your Federal Retirement

By on November 13, 2019 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Inflation and its Impact on your Federal Retirement

Federal retirees receive COLAs on their annuities to help offset inflation, but are there any similar options with your TSP account?

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Federal Employee Annual Raises and Inflation

By on October 17, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Federal Employee Annual Raises and Inflation

An earlier article compared the average federal pay raise for a number of years to the rate of inflation. Some readers wanted more data. Here it is.

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Federal Employee Pay Raises and Inflation

By on September 10, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Federal Employee Pay Raises and Inflation

How do annual federal employee pay increases compare with the annual inflation rate? Here is a chart showing 23 years of data.

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Are CD’s a Good Retirement Investment Choice?

By on July 13, 2017 in Q&A, Retirement with 0 Comments
Are CD’s a Good Retirement Investment Choice?

Are CD’s (Certificates of Deposit) a good investment option when planning for retirement?

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What Impact Does Inflation Have on Your Retirement Savings?

By on May 6, 2015 in Retirement with 0 Comments

The G fund inside of the Thrift Savings Plan is known as the “super safe” selection of the TSP funds because it never loses money. But how does it perform over the course of an entire career?

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The Impact of Inflation on Your Retirement

By on December 9, 2014 in Retirement with 0 Comments

When designing your retirement plan and investment portfolio, it is important to invest with the impact of inflation in mind. The author describes the impact it can have on your plans and your lifestyle.

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Inflation Fears and Its Impact On Your Retirement Funds

By on April 19, 2004 in Retirement with 0 Comments

The performance of the F fund is impacted by interest rates and this fund can have a negative return for investors.

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