The Federal Eye: TSP


Posted at 03:36 PM ET, 11/18/2013

More federal employees tapped retirement savings in shutdown

Drawdown of TSP accounts could impact long-term finances of employees who faced short-term hardships.

By Eric Yoder  |  03:36 PM ET, 11/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  federal employees, furloughs, government shutdown, retirement savings, Thrift Savings Plan, TSP

Posted at 01:00 AM ET, 11/12/2013

Key 2014 financial figures for federal workers looking mixed

Pay raise not yet final, while other numbers to rise, fall, or remain the same.

By Eric Yoder  |  01:00 AM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cola, federal employees, federal pay, federal retirement, FEHBP, public transit subsidy, Thrift Savings Plan, TSP

Posted at 10:53 AM ET, 09/19/2013

TSP to begin recognizing same-sex marriages

Spousal rights in retirement savings plan for federal workers will depend on “jurisdiction of celebration.“

By Eric Yoder  |  10:53 AM ET, 09/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  defense of marriage act, rights of spouses, same sex marriage, Thrift Savings Plan, TSP

Posted at 05:37 PM ET, 03/11/2013

TSP warns participants against free iPhone app from Apple store

The Thrift Savings Plan has warned its participants against using a free iPhone app being offered through the Apple store.

By Eric Yoder  |  05:37 PM ET, 03/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  federal employees, iphone app, Thrift Savings Plan, TSP

Posted at 02:50 PM ET, 01/02/2013

TSP closes books on positive 2012

Each of the investment funds available to federal employees through their 401(k)-style retirement savings program posted gains in 2012, with three stock-oriented funds leading the way.

By Eric Yoder  |  02:50 PM ET, 01/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  federal employee retirement savings, Thrift Savings Plan, TSP