investment

  • How accelerators can help DC catch the blockchain wave

    Brian Park, managing partner at SparkLabs Cyber+Blockchain, discusses how his accelerator’s initiatives in new and expanding technologies are pushing innovation while still creating profit.

  • How Motley Fool helps normal people understand investing

    This week, we spoke with Tom Gardner, co-founder of investment and consultation company Motley Fool, to understand the company’s history, and the way markets are flowing in light of recent economic developments.

  • TSP returns tumble even lower in October, many in the red

    The bull market may finally be over, as TSP data released on Thursday shows all funds except one were bleeding red in October.

  • Roth TSP option: What’s not to love?

    A 15-year fed describes why he thinks the advice “spread your bets” should also be applied to taxes and the TSP options, not just investing and casinos.

  • How to get out of your own way and on the road to investment success

    Host Bob Leins welcomes Kristina E. M. Sturgis, CFP® CDFA™ APMA™ Financial Advisor, NITP Seminar Presenter and Certified Financial Planner™ with Analytics Wealth Advisors, a private wealth advisory practice of Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc.

  • Summary of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 – Changes that affect individual taxpayers

    Host Bob Leins welcomes Tom O’Rourke, Esquire to talk about a number of significant changes that affect individual taxpayers in 2018 and beyond.

  • One GS 5’s roadmap to a $600K TSP account

    Can a GS 5 civil servant at the National Institutes of Health become a millionaire by investing? This federal employee is doing everything she can to make that happen.

  • New year brings a steady increase of TSP returns

    The Thrift Savings Plan investment and lifecycle funds both see slight increase in return as the new year takes off.

  • From janitor to TSP millionaire

    How do you go from being a janitor at the Veterans Affairs Department to one of the growing number of millionaires in Uncle Sam’s TSP 401(k) plan club?

  • TSP’s I fund: From mutt to greyhound

    Most investors in the federal Thrift Savings Plan wouldn’t touch the international stock index I fund with a 10-foot pole. It has been a poor performer for nine of the last 10 years.