TSP

The G Fund is now the biggest core TSP fund

Dallen Haws joins the podcast to discuss the Thrift Savings Plan.

A retirement journey, part 3: Health insurance issues

The third, and last, in a series from retirement expert Tammy Flanagan on one employee’s retirement experience.

TSP, sustainability and the mutual fund window

Bryon McGannon, a director at the Forum for Sustainable and Responsible Investment, joins our partner site GovExec's daily podcast and discusses what the limited mutual fund window could mean for sustainable investing.

Things to consider before moving money into TSP's G Fund

Many funds in the government’s 401(k)-style retirement savings program are seeing losses from market downturns, but the G Fund is growing.

TSP funds tumble again in June

The federal government’s 401(k)-style retirement savings plan continues to suffer from tumult in financial markets.

Appeals court: Feds can’t sue to get TSP gains lost due to shutdowns

A group of FBI employees had pressed for damages, because delayed TSP contributions meant they missed out on gains from a rising stock market.

The TSP board's nominees all have been confirmed—with one exception

Biden's pick to chair the retirement’s savings program’s board must go through a more arduous process.

Most of Biden's TSP nominees are free to be confirmed

GOP lawmakers who had placed a hold on confirmation changed course after the nominees committed to being “highly skeptical” of proposals to include Chinese investments in the Thrift Savings Plan’s offerings.

GOP senators issue last-minute demand that TSP delay mutual fund window

Just as the federal government’s 401(k)-style retirement savings program is about to begin offering mutual funds to its participants, some lawmakers warned it could lead to federal employees investing in China.

Bill would permit feds to save for retirement longer

The legislation calls for raising the age when mandatory distributions must begin from 72 to 75.

Thrift Savings Share Prices

Thrift Savings Share Prices as of September 20, 2021

Thrift Savings Share Prices

Thrift Savings Share Prices as of September 7, 2021

Expert: COVID, inflation and what NOT to do with your TSP

The COVID pandemic and the tantalizing but uneven economic recovery so far this year have feds seeking advice about their retirement savings, including TSP. This week, Nathan Abse interviews Ann Ozuna—a retirement expert and advisor whose clientele is focused on federal employees. Ozuna's experience in the federal community included two decades as a fed herself, working as a retirement specialist with DOD and DOE.

Survey: TSP remains popular with feds

The latest survey of 5,500 Thrift Savings Plan participants shows that nearly 9 out of ten federal employees said they are happy with it, though satisfaction dipped a bit -- likely because of the fallout from the pandemic.

Thrift Savings Share Prices

Thrift Savings Share Prices as of Aug. 13, 2020.

Thrift Savings Share Prices

Thrift Savings Share Prices as of Sept. 4, 2020.