Tag: TSP

When Does the TSP Modernization Act Go Into Effect?

By on May 17, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
When Does the TSP Modernization Act Go Into Effect?

FedSmith readers have been asking when the changes under the TSP Modernization Act go into effect. We now have an answer.

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Politics, Fossil Fuel and the TSP

By on May 16, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Politics, Fossil Fuel and the TSP

A bill has been introduced to create a Climate Choice Stock Fund to mitigate the dangers of climate change for TSP investors.

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Legislation Aims to Boost Americans’ Retirement Savings

By on May 15, 2019 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Legislation Aims to Boost Americans’ Retirement Savings

Many Americans do not save nearly enough for retirement. Two Senators want to change that.

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How to Access Your TSP While Working

By on May 15, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
How to Access Your TSP While Working

How can you access your TSP account while still working? There are several available options.

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Quick Financial Tips for Federal Employees

By on May 13, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Quick Financial Tips for Federal Employees

The author lists several tips for federal employees when it comes to their pay, benefits and retirement.

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How Much is the FERS Annuity Really Worth?

By on May 8, 2019 in Retirement with 0 Comments
How Much is the FERS Annuity Really Worth?

The annuity is a big part of FERS, but what is it really worth to your overall retirement?

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Which TSP Funds Are Ahead in This Vibrant Stock Market?

By on May 1, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Which TSP Funds Are Ahead in This Vibrant Stock Market?

How did the TSP funds perform in April, and what is the most popular fund among plan participants?

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How Rebalancing Your TSP May Improve Long Term Results

By on April 29, 2019 in Retirement with 0 Comments
How Rebalancing Your TSP May Improve Long Term Results

Rebalancing your TSP portfolio can potentially reduce risk and improve returns. The author describes how this works.

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

By on April 24, 2019 in Q&A, Retirement with 0 Comments
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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Credit Card Debt and a Good TSP Loan

By on April 22, 2019 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Credit Card Debt and a Good TSP Loan

The author says that taking a loan from your TSP is something you should generally avoid, but there are times when it can make sense.

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