Arthur Stein

  • 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

  • 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.

  • Planning for your first TSP million with Arthur Stein

    Financial planner Arthur Stein offers his insight on how to get the most out of your TSP on this week’s episode of Your Turn with Mike Causey.

  • G fund: Super safe or high risk?

    Financial planner Arthur Stein cautions against investing too much of your TSP in the G fund, because of inflation and taxes. You don’t want to see the purchasing power of your TSP account eaten up over time.

  • Your TSP account: Surviving the coming correction

    Financial planner Arthur Stein says that “declines are part of the market cycle.” In fact, he counted a historical average of 5 percent declines about three times a year.

  • 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 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.

  • The TSP: Is 2018 going to be a down year?

    The first quarter of 2018 has not been a good one for the Thrift Savings Plan. Why? Find out when financial planner Arthur Stein joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn radio show. April 18, 2018