Lifecycle Funds

  • May proves dismal for TSP performance

    After one of the worst days of 2019 for the stock market, nearly every fund in the Thrift Savings Plan took a tumble in May.

  • 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.

  • Favorite TSP fund has lowest return

    The treasury securities G Fund continues to be the favorite of feds investing for retirement, while the Trump administration wants to lower its payout.

  • Riding the stock market waves to a $1M TSP

    Allan Roth, founder of Wealth Logic and a nationally syndicated financial columnist, said that when it comes to investing, his motto is “Dare to be dull,” as in boring.

  • Ho-hum TSP millionaires: Yawning your way to riches

    Allan Roth, founder of Wealth Logic and a nationally syndicated financial columnist, said that when it comes to investing, his motto is “Dare to be dull,” as in boring.

  • L funds or C funds? One fed’s choices

    Senior Correspondent Mike Causey recently received an email from a listener with $1.2 million in the Thrift Savings Plan and made on his second move of funds last September.

  • Post shutdown, TSP starts 2019 with relatively positive returns

    Despite what seemed like shutdown withdrawal fever, January 2019 produced steady growth in Thrift Savings Plan returns

  • Market timing 101

    Like many saving for retirement, lots of federal-military investors in the Thrift Savings Plan don’t like what they are seeing, reading, hearing and feeling about 2018’s roller coaster stock market.

  • Most TSP funds see slight comeback in November

    Thrift Savings Plan data released on Monday show most November returns taking a u-turn from previous month’s red levels.

  • 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.