Planning & Tools: Learn more about designing your investment plan

Investment Strategy

Review a list of questions you should ask yourself before you invest, and find out how to maximize your retirement savings using the benefits of compounding, tax deferral, and account consolidation.


Use these calculators to help you plan for a comfortable retirement:

Retirement Planning Phases

It is never too early or too late to take advantage of what the TSP has to offer. Consider how to make your TSP savings work for you through contribution elections, catch-up contributions, and asset allocations throughout your career and as you near retirement.

Living in Retirement

Consider how to adjust your asset allocation and determine an effective withdrawal strategy to meet your unique needs during retirement.

Get the most out of your retirement savings by carefully developing a plan for your TSP account.