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You SHOULD Have A Full Pay By Now

I’m getting quite a few comments and emails from people who have only received one pay deposit for the 15 April 2011 pay period.  That…


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15 April 2011 Pay – It’s All Coming

I hope this doesn’t sound too much like a rehash of yesterday’s post, but I promise it is slightly different. Many readers (and my husband)…



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DFAS Doubles Back

Inexplicably, DFAS has pulled or “taken down” all LES and mid-month net advice of pay that were available for viewing today.  From the website: Due…


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Air Force Aid Society Publishes Info

The Air Force Aid Society (AFAS) has published an In Event of A Government Shutdown FAQ list.   I honestly find the questions and answers to…


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Servicemembers Civil Relief Act

Throughout the conversations on a possible government shutdown, I’ve heard several people mention the protections afforded under the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA.)  The SCRA…


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Navy Federal’s Plans to Assist Customers

Navy Federal Credit Union (NFCU) has released their plans for assisting customers in the event that a government shutdown delays military pay.  The NFCU website…


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DFAS Speaks on Pay Issues

The Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS) has finally issued some guidance on how the federal government’s budget situation could affect military pay issues.  The…


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Finally, the DoD Speaks

The bold bits are being emphasized by me and are not emphasized in the original document IMMEDIATE RELEASE No. 282-11 April 07, 2011 Deputy Secretary…



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Government Shutdown Legislative Update

There are several pieces of legislation in Congress that could have a direct impact on the way that a government shutdown would impact military service…


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H.R. 1297 Status Update

Just when I think that I’ve seen it all… The Ensuring Pay for Our Military Act of 2011, officially called House Resolution 1297, has somehow…



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1 April 2011 Pay: No Worries!

With all the confusion and rumors regarding the federal budget, the Defense Appropriations Act, the continuing resolutions, and military pay, I’ve been hearing the same…


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Three More Weeks…

The latest in a series of short-term federal funding bills, called continuing resolutions, easily passed the Senate vote today.  The bill was approved by the…



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Tax Day 2011: April 18th?

April 15th is notorious around the country as the day that federal income tax returns are due.  It always throws me off when the 15th…