Cash flexibility in retirement: Pros and cons of the TSP

When they retire, many federal and postal workers pull their retirement nest egg money out of the Thrift Savings Plan. But is that wise?

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Are TSP investors — especially retirees — playing it too safe with G fund investments?

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Retirement tsunami, Trump bump, rats escape the swamp? Maybe none of the above

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TSP investors overlooking a winner?

Most of the 75,420 (as of Dec. 30, 2020) feds with $1 million-plus Thrift Savings Plan accounts have three things in common. And you can join them.

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(AP Photo/J. David Ake)FILE - This April 13, 2014 file photo shows the headquarters of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) in Washington. The agency said Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2020, that it is stepping up its efforts to visit high-income taxpayers who failed in prior years to file their tax returns on time. (AP Photo/J. David Ake, File)

Required minimum distributions: The IRS and your TSP

This year’s new twist income tax nightmare comes courtesy of a global pandemic. Frustrated folks are dealing with outcomes of the CARES Act and how it…

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telework, coronavirus

Feds are busy, and busier during the pandemic. Of course they’re feeling burnout.

A recent survey finds 57% of federal employees and 70% of senior executives are feeling burnout, in part, due to the pandemic.

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