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November 27, 2020

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New Federal Tax Law: A Blessing for About-to Retirees By Bill Eager

New Federal Tax Law: A Blessing for About-to Retirees By Bill Eager

New Federal Tax Law: A Blessing for About-to Retirees By Bill Eager Introduction As per Bill Eager recently, Congress has passed an enormous document of federal tax law, and President Trump signed it. This law incorporates several provisions that are...
Wray Mathews: Is withdrawing money from TSP Post-Military Service a smart decision?

Wray Mathews: Is withdrawing money from TSP Post-Military Service a smart decision?

Wray Mathews: Is withdrawing money from TSP Post-Military Service a smart decision? Keywords: TSP, Thrift Savings Plan, Military The day you joined the military, you started contributing to the Thrift Savings PlanAs per Wray Mathews (TSP) for your livelihood. If you...
What Steps Must You Take For A Successful Financial Retirement By Bill Eager

What Steps Must You Take For A Successful Financial Retirement By Bill Eager

The Steps You Must Take For A Successful Financial Retirement: By Bill Eager   As per Bill Eager most federal employees are thinking about how they’ll spend their life after they retire. If you’re set to retire this year (with...
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Could the TSP Be Greatly Affected in The Next Crash? By Richard Brenner

Richard Brenner specializes in the retirement solutions federal employees need most.

TSP’s I Fund To See A Much Brighter Future With FRTIB’s Change

In November 2017, the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board option to expand its I Fund, which included the following: small-capitalization businesses, emerging markets, and Canada. You can read the full plan by checking out their November meeting minutes. In a...
Congress Makes Some Changes To TSP With Modernization Act, Still Misses Opportunity To Improve It Further

Congress Makes Some Changes To TSP With Modernization Act, Still Misses Opportunity To Improve It Further

What Does the TSP Modernization Act Mean? A significant number of federal employees are using the Thrift Savings Plan as their key retirement savings account. After all, it comes with easy-to-comprehend market indexes with little fees. It allows them to match...
U.S. and China trade war has many investors concerned and butting heads

Will A Trade War Hurt The TSP?

The last few months have been a rollercoaster ride for the stock market, and the rollercoaster seems to be getting even faster with the prospect that a U.S. and China trade war could ensue. The question is, does it really...
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Are Your Savings Right for Retirement?

What are you doing to save for retirement? It’s probably not enough. There are a variety of reasons you probably aren’t saving enough, but are they good enough to excuse causing yourself more hassle and pain down the road? According...
Habit for a Successful Retirement: Preparing Your TSP For 2018

Habit for a Successful Retirement: Preparing Your TSP For 2018

Habit for a Successful Retirement: Preparing Your TSP For 2018 Many are concerned when it comes to their Thrift Savings Plan (TSP). If you don’t save enough in your TSP throughout your life then you could end up living a...
Proper Estate Planning Can Help You To Leave A Lasting Legacy

Proper Estate Planning Can Help You To Leave A Lasting Legacy

Proper Estate Planning Can Help You To Leave A Lasting Legacy The National Association of Estate Planners and Councils said people often overlook estate planning in their financial wellness. In fact, 56 percent of Americans have no current estate plan....
TSP Modernization Act Passes Congress

TSP Modernization Act Passes Congress

After successfully passing the Senate and the House, the TSP Modernization Act (H.R. 3031) is now in the process making its way to Trump's desk at the White House.
New TSP Bill Adds More Withdrawal Options for Federal Workers and Retirees

New TSP Bill Adds More Withdrawal Options for Federal Workers and Retirees

New TSP Bill Adds More Withdrawal Options for Federal Workers and Retirees   The U.S. Senate passed a new TSP bill this week and it is now heading for President Donald Trump’s desk. If signed into law, federal workers who’ve...
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TSP and 401(k)s May See An Increase In Investment Limits For 2018

TSP and 401(k)s May See An Increase In Investment Limits For 2018 With the increase in investment limits imposed on Thrift Savings Plan, people have wondered if it is also applied to the 401(k).  The answer to that is yes....

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