tsp report for federal employees 2021

TSP Planning Report – April 2021

TSP Planning Report – April 2021 April 2021 TSP Planning Report: Facts: This month’s unemployment rate lowered to 6.0% from last month’s 6.2%. PMI (Purchasing Managers Index) continued to expand (any reading above a score of 50 means expansion). This month’s reading came in at 64.7, compared to last month’s 60.8. The S&P 500 (C Fund) increased 4.38%

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Should I take a TSP loan?

Live Webinar – Should you take a TSP Loan

Should you take a TSP Loan? Borrowing from your retirement account. Hmmm. Is that smart?This is a topic you will find mixed messages about if you search online. There’s a time when it makes sense, and times when it’s a massive mistake. Join me in my upcoming webinar “Should you take a TSP Loan?” where

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TSP Planning Report – March 2021

March 2021 TSP Planning Report: Facts: This month’s unemployment rate lowered to 6.2% from last month’s 6.3%. PMI (Purchasing Managers Index) continued to expand (any reading above a score of 50 means expansion). This month’s reading came in at 60.8, compared to last month’s 58.7. The S&P 500 (C Fund) increased 2.76% in February, compared to a -1.01%

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TSP Planning Report November 2020

TSP Planning Report November 2020

TSP Planning Report November 2020 Facts: Unemployment continued to drop.  This month’s unemployment rate came in at 6.9%, compared to last month’s 7.9%. PMI (Purchasing Managers Index) continued to expand. This month’s reading came in at 59.3, compared to last month’s 55.4. The S&P 500 (C Fund) dropped 2.66% during the month of October.  The

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TSP questions with Stephen Zelcer

Will I need a double RMD in 2021?

Q&A: Will I need a double RMD in 2021?  Question Due to the waiving of RMDs in 2020, If I am 71 now and retire in November 2020 when must I take the first RMD from the Thrift Savings Plan? Another way to ask the question is the following: For a person who is 71

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what should I do with my TSP for the election?

TSP Planning Report October 2020

TSP Planning Report October 2020 Facts: Unemployment continued to drop.  This month’s unemployment rate came in at 7.9%, compared to last month’s 8.4%. PMI (Purchasing Managers Index) continued to expand. This month’s reading came in at 55.4, compared to last month’s 56. The S&P 500 (C Fund) dropped 3.8% during the month of September.  The

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TSP report for September

TSP Planning Report September 2020

TSP Planning Report September 2020 Facts: Unemployment continued to drop.  This month’s unemployment rate came in at 8.4%, compared to last month’s 10.2%. PMI (Purchasing Managers Index) continued to expand. This month’s reading came in at 56, compared to last month’s 54.2. The S&P 500 (C Fund) increased 7.19% during the month of August.  This

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