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Are you *required* to roll over your TSP? I'm pretty sure that you can still adjust your mix of the 5 or so funds in it even though you're not part of the military. I'd echo the opinion of the other poster that you're not going to find better funds available than the ones in the TSP. I'd recommend using the TSP as the base of your portfolio -- it's diversified and so should give you some stability.

Anyway, you can start an IRA with any IRA custodian, but when you do you can only invest in items that that custodian allows. If you open an IRA at a bank, you can only invest in bank products. If you open an IRA at a mutual fund company, you can only invest in that company's mutual funds. If you open an IRA at a broker, you can invest in just about anything.

> 36 month CD
The bank hopes that each year you'll contribute $4000 and put it into a new 36 month CD.
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