Lifecycle Funds

  • Upward swing in TSP returns during October

    The Thrift Savings Plan continued its positive trend last month, as all funds showed either gains or held steady compared to September.

  • G fund: How much is too much?

    Most experts would say it depends on your age, when you plan to retire, and, very important, your risk tolerance.

  • TSP makes a comeback in June returns

    After disappointing returns in May, the Thrift Savings Plan appeared to flip during June.

  • Additional Lifecycle funds coming to TSP next year

    Thrift Savings Plan participants will soon have access to additional lifecycle funds that will more closely align to their specific retirement dates.

  • 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.