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  • Ups and downs of 2018 TSP returns

    Washington, D.C. area financial planner Arthur Stein joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn discuss how volatility in the U.S. stock market is affecting federal workers’ TSP accounts, and whether feds should head for the ‘safety’ of the Treasury securities fund, or stay the course. October 17, 2018

  • What’s up with the TSP’s C and S funds?

    Last week’s $1.3 trillion “paper” loss gave a lot of people the jitters, but this is not an unusual amount of volatility.

  • Too late to join the bull market party?

    Financial planner Arthur Stein said investors who stuck with the stock market during the Great Recession and the rebound that followed have seen their account balances soar.

  • The TSP: Investing for the long haul

    Financial planner Arthur Stein joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn to talk about bull and bear markets, and explain why playing it “safe” can actually be dangerous to your long-term financial health.

  • TSP G fund: How dangerous is safety?

    Financial planner Arthur Stein has many clients who are TSP investors, even several TSP millionaires. He offered advice in today’s guest column.

  • Art Stein, and the ups and downs of TSP investing

    Are you worried about your retirement nest egg? If so, financial planner Arthur Stein has a couple of simple investment tips and he will share them when he joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn.

  • The long and short of TSP investing

    Are you a federal employee worried about your mix of TSP funds and retirement nest egg? If so, financial planner Arthur Stein has a couple of simple, ulcer-preventive tips.

  • The TSP: Are the law of averages on your side?

    Financial planner Arthur Stein joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn to discuss how the Thrift Savings plan is doing and what you can do to protect your investments from a market correction that many experts say is long overdue. July 3, 2018

  • Middle class? Yes, but average? No way: Your TSP portfolio profile

    Averages are tricky, especially when investing. Thrift Savings Plan investors who go by average returns must look backward. But how do you do it, and how helpful are averages?

  • TSP: Can you afford to “play it safe?”

    When financial times get tough and a bull 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.