The U.S. stock market was down 4.21 percent last week or about $1.3 trillion. If you are invested in the Thrift Savings Plan’s C and S funds, that means you, too.
When financial times get tough and a bear market rears its ugly head many Thrift Savings Plan investors head for the safety of the bond index F Fund or, more likely, the super-safe never has a bad day G-fund.
If the Thrift Savings Plan offered federal employee investors a Bitcoin option, would you invest in it?
Federal retirees can’t run out of money in retirement, but they can lose buying power big-time the longer they stay retired.
Proposed changes to the federal retirement system could force current federal employees to delay retirements and spark financial hardship for current retirees. Federal financial experts discuss these proposals, which President Donald Trump included in his full fiscal 2018 budget request.
Financial planner Arthur Stein offers investment strategies on Your Turn with Mike Causey for just-starting-out feds, people mid-career and those facing retirement or already there.
By Arthur Stein, CFP Bethesda, MD There are many advantages to the Thrift Savings Plan for federal employees who are growing their investments. The TSP offers a variety of funds with low expenses. But retirees who…
A financial expert explains what lifecycle investing is and how you can benefit.
If you are a Thrift Savings Plan investor in any of the stock funds, give yourself a pat on the back … and purse or wallet, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says. Because everything is gold, except gold itself….
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