TSP News

Financial Tips for Federal Employees and Retirees: October 2019
These are some tips for federal employees and retirees regarding their pay and benefits.
Is There a Bubble Brewing in the TSP?
There is talk about a possible bubble in index funds which could impact TSP investors. The author explains the concerns of one expert making this argument.
With the New Rules in Place, Will TSP Now Expand Investment Options?
New TSP withdrawal options are now available thanks to the TSP Modernization Act, but what are some obstacles federal employees are facing?
Which TSP Fund is Up More Than 20% in 2019?
One TSP fund is up more than 20% so far in 2019. Here is how all TSP funds are performing and how TSP investors allocate their investments.
Federal Retirement Savings Should Not Fund China’s Communist Party
Senators Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) scold the FRTIB in this editorial for a proposed change to the I Fund that they say would result in federal employees’ TSP accounts being invested in companies that fund China’s Communist Party. https://www.cnbc.com/2019/09/30/federal-retirement-savings-should-not-fund-chinas-communist-party.html

Financial News

Stocks making the biggest moves after hours: Tesla, Ford, PayPal and more
See which stocks are posting big moves after the bell.
Here's what happened to the stock market on Wednesday
The major averages struggled for direction as the corporate earnings season rolled on.
Hold on tight? Market bull's short-term indicators flash 'sell signal'
Capital Wealth Planning's Jeffrey Saut is on market pullback watch.
'There are lives at stake': PG&E criticized over blackouts to prevent California wildfires
Preemptive power outages have come under deep criticism by those who argue that the blackouts threaten lives and local response efforts to fire emergencies.
Thursday's manufacturing related data could show whether cracks in economy are widening
Several economic reports Thursday could shed more light on how much manufacturing is slowing down and whether the weakness will spread.

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