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Max Out Your TSP in 2012

We’ve just updated the “Max Out Your TSP” table for the proposed 1.6% military active duty pay increase for 2012. Here’s the link. Here’s how you use it. In this example, a Major (O-4) with more than 18 years of service would go to MyPay.gov, select the TSP link, and select 19.8% as their monthly … Continue reading

House of Representatives Considers Military Benefits for 2012

On the military benefits front, this week the House of Representatives considered two significant issues for military families and retirees. The first was a proposed 1.6% military pay increase. This is 0.2% larger than last year’s increase, and suggests that Congress understands that the seeds of inflation have been planted through Federal Reserve policies to … Continue reading

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