Tag: TSP

Leaving Your Legacy: How to Help Your Loved Ones Maximize Your Federal Benefits

October 29, 2020 2:45 PM
Leaving Your Legacy: How to Help Your Loved Ones Maximize Your Federal Benefits

Having a legacy plan is important in caring for your loved ones. These are some considerations for federal employees.

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2021 TSP Contribution Limits Announced

October 26, 2020 3:37 PM
2021 TSP Contribution Limits Announced

The IRS has announced the 2021 contribution limits for the TSP and IRAs.

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3 Essential Tax Planning Strategies for Federal Retirees

October 26, 2020 2:02 PM , Updated October 27, 2020 4:50 PM
3 Essential Tax Planning Strategies for Federal Retirees

Paying taxes is never fun, but there are ways to minimize your tax burden. These are three important ones that apply to federal employees.

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Amidst Volatility, One TSP Fund Up More than 10%

October 25, 2020 7:45 AM
Amidst Volatility, One TSP Fund Up More than 10%

Despite dramatic ups and downs, one TSP stock fund is up more than 10% in 2020.

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Second Fund Manager Contract Awarded for TSP

October 22, 2020 10:41 AM

The FRTIB has awarded the second of two fund manager contracts for four of the TSP’s core funds.

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Why Isn’t the Roth TSP More Popular?

October 21, 2020 1:44 PM
Why Isn’t the Roth TSP More Popular?

Data from the TSP show that the Roth option is far less popular than the traditional. The author discusses why this may be the case.

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Your 6 Most Important FERS Benefits Explained

October 19, 2020 2:47 PM

What are the key benefits for federal employees under FERS? Here is a summary.

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How Does the TSP Compare to Private Sector Retirement Plans?

October 16, 2020 9:57 AM

The TSP has some features that make it stand out against the average private sector 401(k) plan.

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Paying Double Taxes on TSP Loans

October 14, 2020 1:36 PM , Updated October 18, 2020 5:06 PM

There are a number of downsides to taking a loan from your TSP account, not the least of which is the potential doubling your tax burden.

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Number of Federal Employee Millionaires Up Dramatically

October 5, 2020 6:37 PM
Number of Federal Employee Millionaires Up Dramatically

The number of TSP millionaires has come back strong after the dramatic drop in March. There are now more TSP millionaires than ever!

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