Tag: TSP

TSP stands for “Thrift Savings Plan” which is one of the most essential retirement plans offered to federal employees. It’s similar to the 401(k) plan in nature and one of its competitive advantage is that the FERS eligible employees receive automatic contributions to it.

Changes Are Coming to the Thrift Savings Plan

Thrift Savings Plan governing board announced changes to both the international stock I Fund as well as L Funds.

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Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) by Joe Kosek, J.D.

Joe Kosek discusses Federal Employee Retirement System (FERS) components, the TSP is one part of a retirement three-legged stool, which also includes your FERS basic annuity and Social Security benefits.

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Federal Employees With More Than $1 million in Their TSP

The number of federal employees with more than $1 million in their TSP has increased and is expected to escalate more.

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Mistakes People Make While Picking the Best Date to Retire

This article explains the top four mistakes people make when picking the best date to retire and offers insights on how can you avoid those mistakes.

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Limits of Thrift Savings Plan in 2017

This article explains the limits of thrift savings plan in 2017. It also highlights catch-up contributions for people over 50 years of age.

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Learning about L Funds by Todd Carmack

The objective of L funds is to provide a balance between risk and return combined with an employee’s future retirement year. The L Funds are designed to make life a little easier for federal employees by taking the guesswork out of trying to diversify and rebalance TSP allocations for retirement planning.

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Taxes and Your TSP by David Fielder

The article Taxes and your TSP by David Fielder gives explanation and examples of how postal employees should handle their thrift savings plan.

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The Roth TSP by Todd Carmack

Todd Carmack explains various aspects of the Roth Thrift Savings Plan.

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Getting Started Early for a Successful Retirement by Kevin Wirth

Federal Retirement Expert Kevin D. Wirth explains how to get started for a successful retirement. Kevin Wirth explains insurance and the financial side.

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Investment Fees Cutting Down on Retirement benefits of the Millennials

A recent analysis has revealed the flip side of millennials investing in retirement benefits funds at an earlier age. They pay more investment fee.

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Federal Employees Need Retirement Help: Survey

A survey has revealed that a lot of federal employees need assistance in planning their retirement right so that they can be financially independent.

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TSP Numbers Are Better Again

The new data revealed regarding TSP funds for the month of April has continued to give hope to people as it’s considered to be stable if not good.

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Are you a TSP user? Here is everything you need to know

The Thrift Savings Plan, more commonly known as TSP is one of the most used and probably the greatest investment programs available to the federal employees and retirees.

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TSP Board May Need More Funding

The TSP board has revealed that it needs more funding due to its increasing costs of upgrading cyber security and the rapidly growing membership.

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Know the actual value of a FERS and TSP annuity

This article will let you know the actual values of your TSP And FERS annuities.

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Private sector studied by the TSP board for insight in cybersecurity

The office of Enterprise Risk Management of the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board has been in operation for around 3 years now and they have been really busy since their inception. Currently, they have decided…

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TSP Funds Show Positivity in March 2016

The TSP investors have something to cheer about. All the funds grew in the month of March. The funds have not grown this much since the start of 2016.

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TSP Board to Develop Best Cyber Security and Risk Management Procedures

The TSP Board is working hard to ensure that cyber attacks and risk factors are totally removed. It’s taking inspiration from the private sector too.

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