April 22, 2019
TSP announced via Twitter on Friday that the TSP site has officially implemented two-factor authentication (2FA) for TSP participants. The announcement follows indications since last fall that administrators were preparing to enable this important feature.
Here’s the announcement on 19 April:
Did you enable two-step authentication at login for your TSP account? Relax and enjoy the weekend knowing your financial info is even more protected. pic.twitter.com/V4R7dMVx6Z— Thrift Savings Plan (@tsp4gov) April 19, 2019
Be sure to enable this important feature!
(Update: the feature includes options to receive a second factor by either text or email, an important feature especially for those serving abroad who do not have ready access to a phone…)Related topics: tsp-updates