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How Should I Invest During Retirement?

How Should I Invest During Retirement?

. A reader writes: "I would like your opinion on an investment strategy. I'm sure you cringe at anyone who asks for investment advice, however, this question is very big picture. I have five years before I retire and I am considering discontinuing my investing in our Roth IRAs and my Thrift Savings Plan and just ...

I’m A Boring Investment Competitor.

I’m A Boring Investment Competitor.

(I recently returned from a three-week family vacation in Bangkok with very poor Internet bandwidth. We had a great time and I'll write several posts about it.  However I'm also a couple of weeks behind on projects-- one of them is today's post.)   We bloggers love to write about financial independence ...

The TSP matches contributions for military members?

This guest post is brought to you by Marine Corps veteran Rob Aeschbach, who's starting a new career as a personal financial planner. The Thrift Savings Plan does not offer matching contributions for service members, but the IRS does in some cases. Here is what you need to know about how the government will pay ...

529 college savings for military families

    Thanks to Brandi for her comments on an earlier post, and her question: My favorite part of the book was all of the personal stories. I can understand how the math works – I’ve calculated all of my future pay raises, estimated rate of savings, and projected retirement benefits to figure out how much I ...

Roth TSP: 7 May, but later for military

    You're probably as tired as I am of these blow-by-blow breathless updates on the Roth TSP.  At least the military's Defense Finance and Accounting Service is doing a better job of coordinating their announcements with the federal Thrift Savings Plan. The board of governors of the TSP has announced ...