Paul Thornton, Author at United Benefits
Babe Ruth, The Great Depression, and Annuities

Babe Ruth, The Great Depression, and Annuities

Content adapted from material by Soeren Svendsen Annuity Reserve. What do fixed index annuities have to do with the greatest major league baseball player of all time? The Babe took advantage of one of the greatest solutions to protecting retirement income –...
What’s a safe alternative to the TSP G Fund?

What’s a safe alternative to the TSP G Fund?

The G Fund is a popular TSP option since it’s a protected account, but there’s an alternative that offers good returns as well. A protected account is an investment account that can grow but cannot lose money. The G Fund (the G stands for Government...
Should I use TSP Funds to pay off my home?

Should I use TSP Funds to pay off my home?

Paying off a home is something we all strive to do; however, is it worth it to use funds from your Thrift Savings Plan (TSP)? The short answer is that it depends on your situation. To figure out if it’s the right decision for you, you can ask yourself a few...