tsp funds

tsp funds are the funds involved in the Thrift Savings Plan which is one of the finest retirement plans available to the federal employees of the US.


Thrift Savings Plans Have Ended 2016 on a Positive Note

There is some good news for people who invest in TSP as thrift savings plans have ended 2016 on a positive note. The funds not only posted positive monthly numbers but it has also succeeded in attaining high yearly … Read More

TSP Numbers Are Better Again

When the Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) numbers were in a bad shape in the beginning of 2016, most people did not expect them to improve too soon. The numbers were positive in the month of March and now the latest … Read More

TSP Funds Show Positivity in March 2016

The TSP funds, which are a preferred retirement saving option of the federal employees has been far too close to the red line. The investors have been waiting for some good news since last 3 consecutive months. The hope of … Read More

How Do TSP Investments Compare? by Paul Kalra

Paul Kalra

Paul Kalra is a financial planner and federal retirement expert in Lake Forest, California.

TSP Investment Advice from Paul Kalra

Despite the roller coaster stock market over the past few years, it seems that, on average, the account balances in

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Making the Most of TSP Contributions by Paul Kalra

Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) Advice from Paul Kalra

Paul Kalra

Paul Kalra, CFP, ChFC, CLU

If you are a FERS (Federal Employees Retirement System) employee who contributes to the TSP (Thrift Savings Plan) each year, there are some important things

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Why should every young person rely on TSP?

TSP which is better known as Thrift Savings Plan is a long-term retirement plan that helps you to retire in comfort. As a part of this scheme, you are allowed to invest a certain amount of money from … Read More

For TSP investors, the Stable G fund was in the lead in 2015

Thrift Savings Plan TSPThe SI or the stable investment fund or the Government securities fund ( G Fund) is considered the most conservative choice for all the investors out there because it normally has the best returns and 2015 was no different for … Read More

Is TSP liable to give investment advice

Is TSP liable to give investment advice

tsp fundsTSP has around 4.7 million members from all over the country and currently the administrators are discussing whether they should be offering investment advice to their members or not.

TSP to offer investment

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TSP benchmarking and the advantages

Thrift Savings Plan TSPThe majority of the index funds (almost all) that are available through the TSP always make an attempt to duplicate a given index’s returns. An example of this is the S&P 500. There are some advantages associated with these funds; … Read More

Why TSP Is The Way To Go


Thrift Savings Plan TSPThrift Savings Plan aka TSP is just like a 401 (k) but one that the government overlooks for all the federal employees out there. IT has had many supporters over the years but that doesn’t in any way mean … Read More

How TSP Funds Can Be The Financial Benefit You Need

How TSP funds can be the financial benefit you need

Urban pointed out that one of the best motivations to leave your cash in the TSP funds, is the low managerial costs, which depend on the extent … Read More

Positive TSP Funds During November

tsp fundsTSP funds receive returns at the end of each month and not often do we see almost positive returns on all the funds of the plan. The thrift savings plan (surprisingly so too) saw all but two of its funds Read More

TSP Funds Positive in November

Investors can breathe a sigh of relief. TSP funds stayed in the positive for a second month in a row. The end of October saw a powerful upward surge in the TSP funds. While most of the Thrift Read More

October Saw TSP Stock Funds Get Gains

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TSP Stock Funds Get See Gains

Majority of the Thrift Savings plan funds saw huge rises in the preceding month of October. The fund that got the largest boost was the C fund. This was hugely unexpected but the commission … Read More

TSP Funds Wiped Out in August

TSP Funds Wiped Out in August

tsp fundsAside from a small amount of token resistance offered by the G Fund, other TSP funds ended the month of August with a net loss.

It was the crash in the Chinese stock markets … Read More

TSP Funds Bullish in July

 TSP Funds Bullish in July

The TSP(TSP) funds had a much better July after a rather lukewarm performance in June.

Four of the five TSP funds ended up with net gains for the month of July. The TSP … Read More

TSP Board Approves Wider Investment, Withdrawal Options

TSP Board Approves Wider Investment, Withdrawal Options

Thrift Savings PlanThe Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board, which administers the Thrift Savings Plan (TSP), has approved two major measures for investment and withdrawals.

The new changes will allow federal employees who … Read More

TSP G Fund Saved From Cuts in Senate Deal on Highway Bill

TSP G Fund Saved From Cuts in Senate Deal on Highway Bill

Thrift Savings PlanThe Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) G Fund has been saved from cuts intended to pay for $30 billion in spending in the highway bill.

Senate Majority … Read More

Federal Unions Protest Senate Proposal to Cut TSP G Fund Returns

Federal Unions Protest Senate Proposal to Cut TSP G Fund Returns

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The largest federal employee and retiree unions are up in arms over proposals being floated by Congress to fund a highway bill by cutting the returns for investors in … Read More