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10 Tips Military Members Miss

Robert Powell is a frequent contributor to, a favorite resource for YMM. In his article, “10 Overlooked Retirement Tips” he offers differing views on various retirement savings techniques. Here we examine 10 more techniques for military members, some that might be misunderstood and that create paralysis of action, preventing you from achieving your early … Continue reading

Roth TSP or Roth IRA

Now that the official announcement is out regarding the ROTH TSP accounts, it’s time to evaluate the options. First, review the details. ROTH TSP: Contributions are post-tax No income limitations for ROTH TSP contributions Contribution limits are $17,000 for taxpayers younger than 50 years (plus $5,500 catch up if older than 50) Earnings are tax … Continue reading

TSP Fluctuates, but your strategy should remain constant

If you’ve been watching the stock market fluctuate over the past several weeks you’re likely a bit dizzy. If you haven’t been following the news, it’s been a wild rides with some of the market’s biggest dives and climbs in history! Want to join the chaos? Try to decide what’s going to happen this week! … Continue reading