How Matching Pays Off in the TSP

Sometimes, it’s a good idea to question the advice even of a professional financial adviser, especially when it comes to the ins and outs of the federal retirement system. Recently, an employee told me about meeting with their financial adviser to help plan their retirement at the end of this year. The adviser recommended that […]

As more women opt out of the workforce, here’s what we know about how that could affect their Social Security benefits

Covid-19 prompted many women to leave the workforce. That’s because many women were forced to choose between working and taking care of their children and families amid a pandemic often opted for the latter. The difference in earnings and career prospects can be seen immediately. And it could also have implications for women’s retirement security. […]