Thrift Savings Plan
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.
June 25 The legislation would automatically enroll new federal employees in a more diverse, age-appropriate retirement fund.
June 23 Senate panel on Wednesday will consider legislation that would automatically enroll new feds into one of the lifecyle funds.
June 2 The S Fund emerged from the red, increasing 1.52 percent last month.
May 29 What is your tax burden likely to be in retirement?
May 22 The early results of our federal employee Retirement Readiness Assessment are in.
May 19 Policy experts have mixed views on a proposal to offer feds’ retirement savings plan to the masses.
May 13 TSP administrators say it is probably a bad idea.
May 8 A look at your responsibilities in the retirement process, along with those of your agency and the Office of Personnel Management.