Thrift Savings Plan
November 17 Agency staff will craft an implementation plan in 2015 for rolling out the potential new offering for feds.
November 12 Board still has more homework to do on costs and implementation, but so far supports the additional investment flexibility for feds.
October 28 The IRS increased the cap on individual contributions to $18,000 for 2015.
October 27 BlackRock CEO fears employees are failing to get the most out of their retirement accounts.
October 23 What’s best for a couple who are both federal employees?
October 9 It pays to think ahead about how you will draw down your assets.
October 2 Online tools can help guide you to get what you want from your account.
October 1 All but one of the TSP’s offerings lose ground.
September 25 In the federal retirement world, “permanent” doesn’t always mean permanent.
September 17 Both houses have approved separate bills to automatically enroll new feds in a lifecycle fund.
August 28 Running the numbers on a couple of hypothetical examples of employees considering the new option.
August 21 A growing number of participants are not putting in enough to get the maximum match from their agency.
August 21 Answers to common questions about the new benefit.
August 1 All but one of the TSP’s offerings ended the month in the red.
July 31 It seems like we’ve been hearing dire predictions about its future forever.
July 24 It’s simple: wait for it.
July 16 Public service announcement looks at the costs and benefits of borrowing against retirement funds.
July 15 Bill auto-enrolls new feds in more diverse fund, rather than the lower-yield government securities offering.
July 10 Weighing whether to work with a professional adviser to manage your money.
June 26 What to do with your Thrift Savings Plan funds when you leave government.