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The Social Security Double Tax Bomb

February 4, 2020 1:11 PM , Updated March 18, 2020 4:44 PM
The Social Security Double Tax Bomb

As the author explains, federal employees who think their taxes will be lower in retirement could be in for an unpleasant surprise.

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The Roth TSP and Other Forms of ‘Tax Insurance’

January 30, 2020 10:41 AM , Updated March 24, 2020 9:13 AM
The Roth TSP and Other Forms of ‘Tax Insurance’

The author says taxes could rise in the future, making traditional tax planning strategies less effective.

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The SECURE Act of 2019 Means Big Changes to Retirement Accounts

January 10, 2020 6:04 AM , Updated January 23, 2020 10:44 AM
The SECURE Act of 2019 Means Big Changes to Retirement Accounts

The SECURE Act is a new law that has significant implications for retirement savings. Here are some key points to know about the new law.

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6 Key Retirement Changes of the SECURE Act

January 2, 2020 6:11 AM , Updated January 14, 2020 3:28 PM
6 Key Retirement Changes of the SECURE Act

The SECURE Act recently became law and affects key components of retirement savings. Here are six important changes the law makes.

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2020 TSP Contribution Limits Announced

November 6, 2019 11:01 AM , Updated November 20, 2019 9:29 AM
2020 TSP Contribution Limits Announced

The IRS has announced the 2020 contribution limits for the TSP and IRAs.

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Don’t Wait Until Age 70 to Access Your TSP

October 26, 2019 4:17 PM , Updated November 8, 2019 6:15 AM
Don’t Wait Until Age 70 to Access Your TSP

Should you wait to take withdrawals from your TSP account? The author looks at why you may not want to.

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Roth Conversions Not Coming to TSP

September 5, 2019 2:04 PM , Updated September 19, 2019 8:41 AM
Roth Conversions Not Coming to TSP

The FRTIB issued a final rule in which it responded to questions and suggestions from individuals about upcoming changes to the TSP.

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To Roth or Not to Roth?

September 5, 2019 8:39 AM , Updated October 18, 2019 2:42 PM
To Roth or Not to Roth?

What’s better for retirement savings: Roth or traditional? The author discusses some important considerations.

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The Retirement Math Problem

August 8, 2019 3:12 PM , Updated August 20, 2019 7:28 AM
The Retirement Math Problem

Taxes are expected to rise as the government continues to increase spending. These are some tax planning strategies to consider to protect yourself now.

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Am I Allowed to Contribute to Both a Roth IRA and the Roth TSP?

April 24, 2019 2:14 PM , Updated May 4, 2019 1:21 PM
Am I Allowed to Contribute to Both a Roth IRA and the Roth TSP?

Can I contribute to both a Roth IRA and the Roth TSP?

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