The Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) is a defined contribution plan for United States civil service employees and retirees as well as for members of the uniformed services. As of December 31 2013, there were approximately 4.6 million participants, and nearly $407 billion in assets under management. The TSP is one of three components of the Federal Employees Retirement System (FERS; the others being the FERS annuity and Social Security) and is designed to closely resemble the dynamics of both private sector 401(k) and Roth 401k (new Roth TSP implemented in May 2012) plans. It is also open to employees covered under the older Civil Service Retirement System (CSRS). The TSP is administered by the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board.
Nathan has worked in financial services, marketing, and strategic business growth for over 30 years, as well as working in internet marketing since 1998. He was the founder and COO of a Queens award-winning financial services company based in the UK.
He operated as a financial & investment advisor to delegates of the UN, World Health Organization, and senior managers of Fortune 500 companies in Geneva Switzerland, after the 2008 financial crash.