Tag Archives: Roth TSP

Ask your Dad if you should contribute to the Roth TSP.


    This guest post is brought to you by Eddie Wills. My dad just turned 70 ½. It’s a major milestone in the eyes of the IRS, as it marks the calendar year he must begin taking Required Minimum … Continue reading

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If I only knew then what I know now


Jeff Rose over at Good Financial Cents is a CFP who sees dozens of older clients. Nearly every week he meets people in their 60s and 70s who tell him “I wish I’d started earlier and saved more.” Recently I heard … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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So where should I invest my money now?!?


Cherie asked a very pertinent question in the TSP post:  I joined the Navy in 2002 and contributed to TSP until I got out 5 years later. Since I have gotten out I have lost over 1/2 of the money … Continue reading

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