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...
TSP Fund Deep Dive – The F Fund

TSP Fund Deep Dive – The F Fund

There are only five investments available in the Thrift Savings Plan (TSP), so let’s take a detailed look at them one at a time. In this post we’ll cover the F Fund.   Inception Date 29 JAN 1988   Fund Management The Federal Retirement Thrift Investment...
Thrift Savings Plan Fund Deep Dive – The S Fund

Thrift Savings Plan Fund Deep Dive – The S Fund

There are only five investments available in the Thrift Savings Plan (TSP), so let’s take a detailed look at them one at a time. In this post we’ll cover the S Fund. You can combine the S Fund with the C Fund to invest in the entire US stock market.  ...