Not so long ago in what now looks like the good old days hundreds of Thrift Savings Plan account holders were hoping to be inducted into the Millionaires Club.
Most of the people Senior Correspondent Mike Causey knows who are teleworking are going a little stir-crazy, binge-watching junk on TV they wouldn’t even know existed otherwise.
When in doubt, and in all things retirement, start with Tammy Flanagan. She’s been thinking and rethinking your career since the virus hit.
March has been a game-changer for billions of people. The pandemic has produced a variety of mid-life crises for just about every thinking person.
In the real world the real heroes, i.e. the people who will literally save our bacon right now, are mostly unknown, faceless bureaucrats.
The virus-driven stock market crash has hammered the TSP accounts of hundreds of thousands of feds, many of whom had planned to retire this year.
Over the past 11 years just about everybody and his brother has predicted that the record-long bull market couldn’t last forever.
Long shot legislation to eliminate or modify Social Security benefits of several million retired federal and public sector employees or their surviving spouses, is almost certainly dead, for now.
The one sure thing about stock market predictions, whether and when it will boom or bust, is that eventually you will be right.
Managed to finish two horror novels last Thursday. The bad news is they were both true, as near as we can tell.
Whoever said timing is everything sure knew what she was talking about. Take teleworking, please!
If you haven’t done your taxes yet, no problem. There’s still plenty of time. If you are planning not to pay your taxes, that is a problem.
While there are still probably lots of self-made civil servant millionaires, the ranks of those who invested or saved their way into the 7-figure 401k club have definitely been thinned by the stock market’s reaction to the coronavirus problem.
When I made my stop-the-presses announcement that I’m moving into phased retirement, I found out a couple of things.
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