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FRTIB Moving Forward with I Fund Change

By on November 14, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
FRTIB Moving Forward with I Fund Change

Despite political pressure to do otherwise, the FRTIB is moving forward with a change to the I Fund that will add more investments in Chinese companies.

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Does Political Drama in Washington Impact Your Federal Retirement?

By on November 13, 2019 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Does Political Drama in Washington Impact Your Federal Retirement?

Political drama can cause shifts in the stock market. Should this cause federal employees to worry about their retirement savings?

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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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Why the F Fund is the Rodney Dangerfield of the TSP

By on November 12, 2019 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Why the F Fund is the Rodney Dangerfield of the TSP

The F Fund is an often forgotten investment option in the TSP. The author describes how it might fit into your portfolio.

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Another Bill Introduced to Try to Stop TSP Investments in China

By on November 7, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Another Bill Introduced to Try to Stop TSP Investments in China

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

By on November 6, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
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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2020 TSP Contribution Limits Announced

By on November 6, 2019 in Retirement with 0 Comments
2020 TSP Contribution Limits Announced

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

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TSP Says Two Factor Authentication Becoming Mandatory Next Month

By on November 5, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
TSP Says Two Factor Authentication Becoming Mandatory Next Month

The TSP is making two factor authentication mandatory for plan participation to access their accounts starting in December.

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Which TSP Fund Went Up 23% So Far in 2019?

By on November 1, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Which TSP Fund Went Up 23% So Far in 2019?

TSP investors will be pleased with their investment returns in October. One of the more popular funds is up more than 23% so far in 2019.

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Don’t Wait Until Age 70 to Access Your TSP

By on October 26, 2019 in Retirement with 0 Comments
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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