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TSP Report

TSP Planning Report – April 2019

Facts: Unemployment remained at 3.8%. 4th Quarter GDP was revised lower, to 2.2%, according to the second estimate. PMI posted another month of expansion, with the index upticking to 55.3%. The S&P 500 (C Fund) gained 1.95% Assessment: 2.2% quarterly GDP is weak.  Slightly concerning. Unemployment is steady at historic lows.  That’s good. The S&P 500 quarterly performance is 13.65!!!

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when is best date to retire
Retirement

When is the Best Date to Retire?

What time of year, month, pay-period, day should you retire in order to get the most out of your pension? Join me in my next Webinar, there is no charge for this Webinar and it is an open registration.  Thursday May 9th 11am ET Register now. Even if you can’t make it, register and you’ll

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What age should I retire
TSP Report

TSP Planning Report – March 2019

Facts: Unemployment decreased 0.2%, down to 3.8%. 4th Quarter GDP came in at 2.6%, according to the first estimate. PMI posted another month of expansion, with the index reading 54.2%. The S&P 500 (C Fund) gained 3.21% Assessment: 2.6% quarterly GDP is a bit weak.  Slightly concerning. Unemployment decreasing is always a good sign. The S&P 500 is exploding, pacing for

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do i need life insurance
FEGLI

Webinar: FEGLI, Survivor Benefits, or Self-Insurance?

Do you need life insurance?  I know some people assume life insurance is a ‘must have’, but is it?    And if you do need life insurance, how much?  And which type of life insurance is the best? Close analysis of this topic will show that your insurance needs change over time.   Join me

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creating a retirement investment strategy
Retirement

Webinar: How to create investment income in retirement without killing your portfolio

We spent a career squirreling away money for retirement, expecting our portfolios will be able to carry us thru our golden years.  But are our expectations unreasonable?   How long will our portfolios last?  Is there a certain amount of portfolio income that is just unsustainable?  What happens if the market underperforms?    We will address

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TSP Report

TSP Planning Report – February 2019

Facts: Unemployment increased 0.1%, up to 4%. 3rd Quarter GDP came in at 3.4%, according to the final estimate. PMI, posted another month of expansion, with the index reading 56.6%. The S&P 500 (C Fund) gained 8% (in just 1 month!) Assessment: The S&P 500 had a tremendous bounce back, recovering all it’s losses from 2018. 

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