The Budget Battle: It Ain't Over
We’re mulling over details of the Department of Defense (DoD) budget proposal for 2015. Will we really see limited pay increases, reduced housing allowances, and cuts to commissary funding? Maybe—but not necessarily.
We Asked—Congress Answered: COLA Cuts Repealed!
President Barack Obama signed legislation Saturday, February 15 that repealed the provision of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013 that capped annual Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA) increases for working age military retirees at 1 percent.
Surprise! TRICARE Isn’t Covering Certain Lab Fees Anymore
Military families will soon have to pay out of pocket for certain diagnostic genetic tests their civilian physicians order, but the Defense Health Agency no longer covers. Will you be impacted?