A Guide to the Military's Blended Retirement System
This essential handbook covers the basics of the new retirement system available to members of the military. The key features and benefits of this new plan are clearly explained and put in the greater context of the importance of planning and saving for retirement.
Topics covered include:
- How matching works
- Defined benefit plans
- Defined contribution plans
- Choosing investments
- Lifecycle Funds
- Diversification and asset allocation
This guide is the third in the series of Lightbulb's guides for the military, which also includes A Salute to Smart Investing and Veterans Handbook: Tactics for Civilian Life.