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Determining Taxes on Roth IRA and Roth TSP Distributions
Taking IRA and TSP distributions tax free can reap big savings, and with the recent tax law changes, savings opportunities may be even better.
S TSP Fund on Top for Past 12 Months and YTD
Which TSP fund had the best returns in July? Which fund has had the highest returns for the past 12 months and the year-to-date?
The Five Biggest Retirement Decisions Feds Have To Make
The author lists five important decisions that he says are likely the most important for federal employees in their retirement planning.
Four Reasons Not To Take A TSP Loan
Federal employees can borrow against their TSP accounts to raise cash. However, the author advises that this is not a good idea.
S Fund Up; I Fund Down for TSP Investors
The S fund performed well in May and for the year. The I fund did not. Here are the results.

Financial News

Hedge funds are struggling this year due to Facebook's plunge, bets against stocks: Goldman
Goldman Sachs says hedge funds are signficantly underperforming the stock market this year.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren's new reform bill would ban members of Congress from owning individual stocks
The bill, which comes amid speculation that Warren could run for president in 2020, would also create "conflict-free investment opportunities for federal officials with new investment accounts."
Your first trade for Tuesday, August 21
The "Fast Money" traders share their first moves for the market open.
Saudi Arabia is stumbling in its effort to build a global financial center
Saudi Arabia is stumbling in its efforts to build a cosmopolitan financial center in the Middle East. The oil kingdom could learn a lot from the success of its neighbor Dubai, which is now a global banking hub.

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