Federal Employees Retirement System.

  • FERS/CSRS programs are probably safe, for now

    With half the legislative year over and Democrats running the House while political eyes focus on 2020 races, the retirement plan looks safe for now.

  • Timing the TSP

    Most TSP investors know the stock market is long overdue for a major correction. The question is when will that happen, how long will it last, and what if anything you should be doing about it?

  • TSP nest eggs growing

    When it comes to saving and investing for retirement, federal and military personnel are way ahead of their private sector counterparts.

  • January 2020 cost-of-living adjustment inching upward

    The slight upward creep in living costs in the first four months of this year points to a modest January 2020 cost-of-living adjustment.

  • Growing your TSP nest egg: Stocks or bonds?

    Most investors in the Thrift Savings Plan know they are in it for the long haul. So what’s the best route for your endgame?

  • How’s your endgame going?

    The good news for most long-time federal and postal workers, is that in retirement, you may be better off than many of your private sector neighbors.

  • 9,500 new TSP millionaires

    9,540 additional federal and postal workers became Thrift Savings Plan millionaires between March 2018 and the end of March this year.

  • Bear takes chunk out of TSP millionaires club

    For the past decade the number of self-made millionaires in the federal Thrift Savings Plan has been growing steadily. peaking in September. But the last quarter of 2018 saw the market fall.

  • Shutdown assignment: Taking care of number one

    Regardless of age, experience, grade, location or job federal workers today fall into one of two categories, neither of which is good.

  • TSP investing tips: Wisdom of the crowd

    When it comes to investment strategies, many Thrift Savings Plan participants have a plan. But one Causey reader needs your help.