Are the Thrift Savings Plan Lifecycle Funds Too Conservative?

Are the Thrift Savings Plan Lifecycle Funds Too Conservative?

We’ve talked a lot about the Thrift Savings Plan and all of its investment options. The easy button is to just use a Lifecycle Fund or L Fund. Pick the approximate year you intend to retire, and use the L Fund with the year in its name that is closest to your...
Hump Day Help – Snatch the Match

Hump Day Help – Snatch the Match

Welcome to the Hump Day Help. Each Wednesday we take one of the weekly actions from Jonathan Clements‘ blog Humble Dollar and “militarize” it for you. Jonathan Clements was a longtime personal finance columnist for The Wall Street Journal, and he...
Changes to the TSP Withdrawal Options

Changes to the TSP Withdrawal Options

We’re huge fans of the Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) at Military Millions, but many people didn’t realize how limited the options were when you tried to get your money out of it. You had to use one of the TSP-approved methods, there weren’t that many,...