Monday, January 2, 2017

Military Report: COLA Updated for 2017, Navy to Give 2-Month Lead on PCS Orders & MORE

Navy to Give 2-Month Lead Time on PCSSailors should expect to receive orders with approximately two months lead time for permanent change of station (PCS) moves.  Read More
$500,000 Family Protection as Low as $35 a MonthIs SGLI Enough? VGLI too much? Get coverage customized to your family's needs.  Read More
AF Medical Squadron Commander SelectionsThe U.S. Air Force has selected 84 health professions officers for medical squadron command assignments worldwide in 2017.  Read More
2017 VA Loan Rates are Out: Use Your Benefit NowGet started using this increased VA Loan benefit for 2017. Qualified borrowers can pay as little as $0 down, and have no PMI payments with great rates.  Read More
Air Reserve Colonel Board ResultsThe Air Reserve Personnel Center has announced results for the Calendar Year 2016 Air Force Reserve Line and Non Line Colonel Promotion Selection Boards.  Read More
Heart Surgery-related Infection WarningMore than 1,400 Minnesota veterans have received certified letters notifying them they are at risk of a potentially deadly infection. This is not an issue isolated to the VA and veterans.  Read More
Job Interview Tip: Be ConfidentEmployers seek candidates who have a good sense of who they are and what they can offer. Five behaviors can help you display confidence in a job interview.  Read More
Marines to Receive Smart PhonesThis fiscal year, Marines will receive smart phones that make calling for fire support easier, quicker and more accurate.  Read More
Navy Announces SRB UpdateThe U.S. Navy has released an update to the Selective Reenlistment Bonus (SRB) award plan for active component (AC) and full time support (FTS) Sailors.  Read More
Navy Lodge Aids SailorsThe Navy Lodge program supports Sailors and their families who receive shortened timelines for PCS orders. The Navy Lodge offers room rates well below comparable civilian hotels.  Read More
Security Clearance Wanted in 2017: Search 9,000+ JobsMilitary experience + clearance is in high demand. Search over 9,000 jobs hiring veterans right now.  Read More
Navy Test Pilot Board ResultsThe Navy Test Pilot School (USNTPS) selection board will convene Feb. 15, 2017. To be eligible, applicants must submit a command-endorsed application by Jan. 16, 2017.  Read More
TRICARE Supplement: Covers Left Behind CoPay & Rx CostsDoctor and hospital bills are expensive even when you're covered by TRICARE. Minimize or even eliminate out-of-pocket expenses.  Read More
Point-of-Service Controls Keeping Rx Savings on TrackThe DoD pharmacy program is on to track to slice $1.3 billion off projected drug costs from 2014 to 2019.  Read More
The American Legion's Historical ArchivesThe American Legion's Digital Archive recently added the full run of the National Legionnaire, a newspaper that ran in the 1930s and 1940s.  Read More
VA Crisis Line Opens CenterThe VA recently opened its new Veteran Crisis Line (VCL) satellite office in Atlanta, essentially doubling its ability to help veterans in need.  Read More
The Air Force Childcare ProgramThe Air Force Services Activity (AFSVA) child and youth programs have created two new childcare programs to support the new remotely piloted aircraft enterprise.  Read More
Veterans Inaugural BallThe American Legion and the Veterans Inaugural Committee will pay tribute to 42 Medal of Honor recipients and newly sworn in President Donald Trump during the Veterans Inaugural Ball.  Read More
What Employers Want from Job CandidatesEmployers look for job candidates who not only possess the tangible skills and talents, but who also have a strong work ethic.  Read More

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