If ever you were thinking about joining or trying to move up in the federal government, now is a great time to do it.
Doing your taxes can be a daunting task, but it's one you can't avoid. It's worth taking the steps to make sure you are getting the most or paying the least possible.
Periodically checking on your estate plan is necessary — it can have major consequences for those you care about. This checklist from a former IRS attorney can help.
Planning for retirement is a process that doesn't have to be a painful if you avoid some common mistakes. It will pay off big to know what they are and avoid them.
Financial planner Arthur Stein says that many feds don’t understand that their TSP retirement nest egg is not really an investment.
Planning for retirement isn't rocket science, but in some ways it is more challenging because ultimately you'll be riding that rocket however long it takes.
Because the Thrift Savings Plan's G fund never goes down, in other words it is “safe." But that also depends upon what you mean by “safe.” When is playing it "safe" actually risky?
Filing your taxes is never a fun experience, but it's critical that you do it, and do it accurately. We have you covered with advice from estate and tax attorney Tom O’Rourke.
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.
If you're even THINKING about retiring this year, or next, you have a lot to consider. And 2021/22 could be a tough time to decide.
Regardless of how COVID plays out, now is the time to start thinking about long-term planning. We are here to help.
Inauguration Day is the perfect time to ask yourself where you will be 4 years from now. Looking for advice? Usually a good idea, provided you ask the right person.
Lots of lessons can be learned from last year that can help you make better decisions for your financial outlook in 2021 and beyond.
Especially considering the year we just snuck out of, now is a better time than ever to take some time to sit down and think about your long term plans.
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