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by eindecker
Fri Feb 01, 2019 12:10 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: 29yo Military - Help, AA across Roth TSP & Roth IRA
Replies: 11
Views: 1044

Re: 29yo Military - Help, AA across Roth TSP & Roth IRA

Looks like others have given good advice already on how to rebalance and allocate future contributions. Does everything actually make sense? Do you have any other specific questions or changes you are considering? Feel free to ask. Thecallofduty, sorry for the late response, but yes - most everythi...
by eindecker
Sun Jan 27, 2019 4:58 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: 29yo Military - Help, AA across Roth TSP & Roth IRA
Replies: 11
Views: 1044

Re: 29yo Military - Help, AA across Roth TSP & Roth IRA

I like what you're doing by using the G Fund for fixed income and Vanguard TISM for international. Because you are using all Roth accounts, this is simple. Put all your fixed income into the G Fund first, put your international investments into Vanguard TISM first, and put the remainder in TSM or t...
by eindecker
Sun Jan 27, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: 29yo Military - Help, AA across Roth TSP & Roth IRA
Replies: 11
Views: 1044

Re: 29yo Military - Help, AA across Roth TSP & Roth IRA

Thecallofduty wrote: Sun Jan 27, 2019 1:42 am I can propbably respond tomorrow on how to allocate everything when i have some time. :sharebeer
I'm interested in hearing your approach! :sharebeer
by eindecker
Sun Jan 27, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: 29yo Military - Help, AA across Roth TSP & Roth IRA
Replies: 11
Views: 1044

Re: 29yo Military - Help, AA across Roth TSP & Roth IRA

Erase the debt. PCS time is expensive....Those are expected expenses, NOT an Emergency Fund. If you're not BRS....Roth IRA can be an emergency fund. https://www.bogleheads.org/wiki/Roth_IRA_as_an_emergency_fund AA is easy if you think about TSP and Roth IRA as a single account which is 100%. Your n...
by eindecker
Sun Jan 27, 2019 12:58 am
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: 29yo Military - Help, AA across Roth TSP & Roth IRA
Replies: 11
Views: 1044

29yo Military - Help, AA across Roth TSP & Roth IRA

I made this post back in Nov '14, prior to us moving overseas. This is an update now that we've returned stateside - any seconds opinions on where we're at? We still feel a bit behind the power curve, but would like to improve more going forward. More importantly, I need help figuring out our AA acr...
by eindecker
Fri Nov 21, 2014 8:15 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: 25yo Military New Investor
Replies: 34
Views: 4794

Re: 25yo Military New Investor

There are a few reasons I listed the IRAs first. It is easier to access principal in the Roth IRA in the event of an emergency. While the G Fund is unique, the other TSP offerings can basically be found in more convenient (Total Stock Market vs C/S Fund) or better (Total International Stock Market ...
by eindecker
Tue Nov 18, 2014 11:45 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: 25yo Military New Investor
Replies: 34
Views: 4794

Re: 25yo Military New Investor

Hey everyone!(@Grt2bOutdoors still here!) Sorry it's taken so long to get back to you. Work got the best of me and sure enough, it's been a week. Coming back to 20+ posts though has been encouraging and I appreciate all of the responses! I guess first things first, retiring at 45 with 150k/year? :oo...
by eindecker
Wed Nov 12, 2014 2:38 pm
Forum: Personal Investments
Topic: 25yo Military New Investor
Replies: 34
Views: 4794

25yo Military New Investor

My wife and I are new to saving & investing. We feel a little bit behind the power curve, but we just finished reading Boglehead’s Guide to Investing & Retirement Planning, a handful of Wiki articles and are stoked we stumbled upon you when we did. We've scoured these forums for a couple wee...