TSP withdraw rules

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Final Withdrawal When you finally decide to withdraw your account account balance you can have TSP transfer it to your own IRA account or eligible retirement plan or take it out in the form of monthly payments. These options can be combined  as long as the account holder has not...

TSP Basic Investment Rules

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For Federal Employees the TSP is the third component of the FERS retirement System along with the FERS annuity and Social Security. Investing in your TSP is an important way for you to build up a valuable nest egg for your retirement. Under “traditional” investing the...

TSP Returns Year to Date

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Thrift Savings Plan Returns: Monthly and Annual – G, F, C, S, I and L Funds Updated: July 5, 2016 Returns represent earnings after deduction of accrued administrative expenses, and, in the cases of the F, C, S, I, and L Funds, after trading costs and accrued investment...

Effort to Give Better Social Security Benefits to Many Feds Gains Momentum in Congress

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Effort to Give Better Social Security Benefits to Many Feds Gains Momentum in Congress Members of the House Ways and Means Committee’s panel on Social Security discussed the merits of a measure that would reduce the retirement penalty for federal civil servants [ MORE ]

Federal Benefits White Paper

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Congratulations on your recent or pending retirement from Federal Service!  Hopefully, this finds you well as you begin your life in retirement. You are almost to the finish line!  I say “almost” because there are still decisions you will have to make about your Basic Benefit,...