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Tricare Young Adult Program Fees Announced

Today’s Federal Register has published the fees that will be charged for the Tricare Young Adult Program (TYAP).  Effective today, the Tricare Young Adult program…



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Tricare Extends Eligibility to 26

The National Defense Authorization recently signed by the president included provisions that will allow certain Tricare dependents to purchase Tricare coverage that can cover them…


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Expanding Tricare? Not So Fast

I’ve heard several questions about the new national health-care overhaul and the expansion of Tricare to cover former dependents who are under 26.  A recent…


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College Kids and Tricare

With college students moving from school to home and back again, it can be hard to make sure that you keep everything properly organized.  Check…


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Training for Healthcare Jobs

Are you considering a career in health care?  You might want to check into a program called Military to Medicine.  Military to Medicine is available…


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Tricare for Guard and Reserve

Are you a National Guard or Reserve member who has questions about Tricare medical coverage? I’ve found this great video that explains how Tricare works…


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The Medical Expenses Deduction

As I ran over my to-do list the other day, I made a note to make eye exams for one of the kids and myself. …


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Tricare Prime at your MTF

Faithful reader Marv, in Delaware, pointed out this interesting post in a recent MOAA email newsletter: You could be Bounced from TRICARE Prime. A new…


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2009 Clothing Allowances, BAS and Medical Pay

The 2009 clothing allowances, basic allowance for subsistence (BAS), and special pays for medical professionals have been announced.  BAS rates have been set at $326.87…