The Federal Eye: retirement savings


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 06:02 AM ET, 05/15/2013

Roth-style investing in TSP continues to grow

After-tax investing style has been available for a year in government's 401(k)-style plan.

By Eric Yoder  |  06:02 AM ET, 05/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  federal employees, retirement savings, Roth, Thrift Savings Plan

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