Yes, you should very well be able to make the transfer from the TSP to an IRA rollover account. The key to doing this successfully is to be sure you never touch the money. Once you confirm that the TSP will allow for the transfer, you need to set up an IRA Rollover Account at an institution to receive the funds. This can be a bank, Fidelity, Vanguard, Ameritrade and of course many others. Once the new account is been established to receive the funds, they will either provide you with the forms necessary for them to complete the transfer on your behalf or you will go back to the TSP with the account number and asked them to handle the transfer. What you want is a trustee to trustee transfer to avoid any possibility of taxation on the distribution of funds. I hope this helps and good luck
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