investments

  • Roth TSP ‘on schedule’ for 2012 launch

    Thrift Savings Plan Executive Director Greg Long and Tom Trabucco, the TSP’s director of external affairs, answer your questions about the Thrift Savings Plan. September 26, 2011(Encore presentation October 10, 2011)

  • Tips for protecting your retirement nest egg

    Are you concerned about how a long-over due stock market correction would affect your TSP accounts? Tune in to this week’s Your Turn when financial planner Arthur Stein explains what you can do to protect your retirement nest egg. October 11, 2017

  • Goldilocks and the 3 TSP funds

    Are you worried about what happens when the long overdue stock market correction hits? Do you remember the dark, scary years of the Great Recession?

  • TSP millionaire population boom

    With more federal workers and retirees with million dollar-plus Thrift Savings Plan accounts, it is worth examining what qualities those individuals tend to have in common.

  • TSP returns climbing back from February drop

    Returns for the Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) trended upward across the board in March after volatile conditions in the stock market triggered a steep decline in February.

  • TSP: Love it or leave it?

    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?

  • TSP performance largely up in May, details emerge on withdrawal changes

    All but one fund in the Thrift Savings Plan continued to make positive gains between April and May, and only one finished the month in the red.

  • Club Fed millionaire: Membership 23,000 and growing

    As of April 3, the number of federal and postal workers and retirees with million-dollar-plus Thrift Savings Plan accounts had grown to 23,098.

  • How ’safe’ is playing it safe in the TSP?

    When financial times get tough and a bear market rears its ugly head many Thrift Savings Plan investors head for the safety of the bond index F Fund or, more likely, the super-safe never has a bad day G-fund.

  • TSP: Can you afford to “play it safe?”

    When financial times get tough and a bull market rears its ugly head, many Thrift Savings Plan investors head for the safety of the bond index F Fund or, more likely, the super-safe never has a bad day G Fund.