About half of all thrift savings plan account holders move their money to an outside IRA or other investment option when they leave federal service. So who is right, and what is your plan?
Big changes are coming to the Thrift Saving Plan. Kim Weaver, director of External Affairs for the TSP, joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn to talk about the changes, which include making it easier for participants to make withdrawals from their accounts. May 23, 2018
The Professional Managers Association is telling fed-postal-retirees to stay alert as federal retirement contribution changes are proposed by the Trump administration.
Jeff Neal, former DHS CHCO, looks at the recent proposals from OPM and OMB that would freeze federal pay for a year and decrease federal employee compensation.
When it comes to the federal Thrift Savings Plan, financial planner Arthur Stein says the average doesn’t tell you everything because TSP stock funds do not have many “average” years.
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. May 16, 2018
Some politicians think the at-will hiring system is so good and works so well they want to extend it to federal civil servants in the executive branch.
Join hosts, Bob Leins and Karen Schaeffer, CFP®, as they welcome Ravi Deo, Executive Director, and Kim Weaver, Director of External Affairs of the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board to the studio.
Can you afford to retire? If not, what do you need to do to grow your retirement nest egg? Find out when federal benefits expert John Grobe, joins host Mike Causey on this week’s Your Turn. May 2, 2018
John Grobe, a former fed and benefits specialist, crunch some numbers you need to know before you retire from a federal career.
The Thrift Savings Plan showed more gains than losses in April compared to March, according to the latest performance report.
Lyn Alden, who provides equity research and investment strategies, describes why the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board’s decision to expand the I Fund is a good one.
The 150-member Republican Study Committee has listed its budget priorities for 2019, calling for eliminating all automatic pay raises for federal workers, and increasing their contributions to their own retirement. The conservative group’s also wants to make it easier for federal employees to be fired.
Federal News Radio digital editors and writers David Thornton and Terry Wing will answer common questions about teleworking and Federal News Radio reporter Nicole Ogrysko will explain why some TSP investors are not taking full advantage of the TSP’s blended retirement plan. April 25, 2018