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April 20, 2021

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A Good Way to Avoid Damage for Your Retirement Portfolio through COVID

 The volatility has increased in the stock market due to ...
Dennis Snoozy

Planning for Retirement – When and Where? Sponsored by: Dennis Snoozy

Did you know that the hottest time of year for federal retirement is between the beginning of December and the first couple of days of the...
Dennis Snoozy

Best Options Worth Considering for My TSP Sponsored by: Dennis Snoozy

This time isn’t much fun for anyone. Many employees are ...
Dennis Snoozy

Is it possible to increase your FEGLI Coverage? Retirement Myth Sponsored by: Dennis Snoozy

Myth-conception: Most retirees are under the misconception that they must wait until a Federal Employees Group Life Insurance (FEGLI) 's o...
Mickey Elfenbein

Near-Retirement Individuals Failed by Target-Date Funds: Sponsored by Mickey Elfenbein

Near-Retirement Individuals Failed by Target-Date Funds: Sponsored by Mickey Elfenbein As per Mickey Elfenbein, with all the uncertainty in the market currently, it’s fair to say that Baby Boomers are being hit hard. With around 73 million born between 1946...
Ricardo Viader - TSP

Is a Recession on the Way? Is Your TSP Ready? Sponsored by RICARDO VIADER

Although it’s something we don’t like to think about, it’s essential to consider the financial ramifications of a potential recession. Historically, we know they happe...
Dennis Snoozy - Social Security Benefits

Retirees are Worried About Their Social Security Sponsored by Dennis Snoozy

Today, millions of seniors depend on their Social Security...
Dennis Snoozy - G Fund

The Trusted G Fund – As Reliable as the Reputation Suggests? Sponsored by Dennis Snoozy

At this moment in time, we’re in a bull market, but one in which we’re all nervously aw...
Dennis Snoozy - TSP Withdrawal option

Everything You Need to Know About the New TSP Withdrawal Options Sponsored by Dennis Snoozy

In September, there was a sense of excitement surrounding TSP participants as they discovered new withdrawal options. In the first weekend...

Just in Case: Considerations for a Government Shutdown

Just in Case: Considerations for a Government Shutdown A government shutdown...

New Change to Be Implemented in 2021 to Catch-Up Contributions

New Change to Be Implemented in 2021 to Catch-Up Contributions
Financial Planning Aubrey Lovegrove

What Should You Do When the Thrift Saving Plan Tanks?

What Should You Do When the Thrift Saving Plan Tanks?   The Stock Market’s fluctuations have left everyone in shock. Lots of rumors and predictions around the world are spreading, but one thing about these market predictions is sure that...
Investing in Gold

Should You Invest Everything Possible Into Your TSP?

Should You Invest Everything Possible Into Your TSP?   Many federal workers enjoy the Thrift Savings Plan due to the matching contributions, affordably low fees, and the simplicity of its investment choices. However, there seems to be a question that...
federal worker Aubrey Lovegrove

2021 Budget Proposals Seek to Change Benefits of Federal Employees

2021 Budget Proposals Seek to Change Benefits of Federal Employees   The fiscal year 2021 budget proposal has some familiar proposals when it comes to certain benefits of federal employees, such as retirement benefits and contributions, the G Fund, FEHB...
Are You Planning On Those Social Security Taxes in Retirement? By Bill Eager

Are You Planning On Those Social Security Taxes in Retirement? By Bill Eager

Are You Planning 0n Those Social Security Taxes in Retirement? by Bill Eager    As per Bill Eager, Many federal employees have worked hard throughout their careers with the aspirations of retiring and living the rest of their lives comfortably....
Trump Administration Releases Its 2021 Budget Proposal By Wray Mathews

Trump Administration Releases Its 2021 Budget Proposal By Wray Mathews

Trump Administration Releases Its 2021 Budget Proposal, Affecting Federal Workers In the 2021 budget proposal from the White House, President Donald Trump is bringing back up some controversial issues targeting federal employees’ health and retirement benefits as per described by...
Financial Planning Aubrey Lovegrove

What is the Thrift Saving Plan By Joe “Flavio” Carreno

Among a lot of other saving plans, the Thrift Saving Plan has been designed for federal employees and uniformed servants. Most of the features of these saving plans are similar to other saving plans that are opted by the private...
Retirement Refund case by Don fletcher

Why Taking Retirement Refund is Not Always the Best Case by Don Fletcher

Don Fletcher has years of experience helping federal employees maximize their retirement benefits. 

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