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The Pentagon is closer to extending a generous new benefit to millions of veterans

The Pentagon is closer to extending a generous new benefit to millions of veterans

Pentagon seeks smooth transition for Tricare contracts

Tricare beneficiaries should see little disruption in their health services when two new contractors…

U.S. poultry to return to South Korea commissaries

The change comes after South Korean officials changed their country's embargo that had restricted U.…


DoD budget plan boosts family funds overall, but cuts child care, youth services

Commissaries, Defense Department schools and some family programs would see an increase in funding i…

Trump's 2018 military pay raise is smaller than expected

See the proposed pay chart: Every rate for every rank.

We need legislation to cover the US Guard and Reserve [Commentary]

Congress should update the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act to reflect the…

New York landlord accused of violating service members' rights will pay out $59K in settlement

A company that operates a townhome community near Fort Drum, N.Y., will pay about $59,000 to more th…

Auction of service members' household goods canceled after social media firestorm

Some items to be auctioned had been in temporary storage for 22 years.

New pricing program, private-label goods part of major commissary overhaul

Average savings may stay put, but costs of some items -- likely the best deals -- will go up.

Tricare drops Nexium from preferred drug list

About 338,000 Tricare patients who have a Nexium prescription are being asked to switch to an altern…

Add your voice to the annual Blue Star Families survey

The Military Family Lifestyle Survey is open to active-duty troops, veterans and families through Ma…

May commissary case lot sales are here

If you’re in the hunt for extra grocery bargains, check out the May commissary case lot sales. Some…

DoD is considering a plan to allow civilian employees to shop in exchanges

Defense officials are considering a proposal to allow DoD civilians to shop at military exchanges.

New Tricare dental contract brings more benefits, but families say some dentists are dropping out

Some families have expressed concerns about dentists dropping out of the network, reportedly because…

From extensions to last-minute help, 4 tips for deadline-day military tax filers

No more procrastination — here's how to get your IRS business handled, with a little help.

Military Moves 2017: 13 tips for your next PCS

From prep work to must-have resources, here's how to keep your relocation running smoothly.

Military Moves 2017: Doing it yourself? Tips for personally procured moves

If you're going it alone for your next PCS, take this advice to heart.

Military moves 2017: System concerns, mover shortages make early scheduling critical

It's always smart to set up your PCS move as soon as possible. Here are more reasons to hurry.

Overseas DoD school lunch prices set to increase this fall

The increase varies by branch of service, but it will bring the price of lunches for elementary stud…

Students, parents, teachers: Grade your DoD schools

An online, anonymous survey of a range of DoDEA participants ends April 30.

Some overseas troops with recalled VWs facing roadblocks

Some military personnel stationed overseas are frustrated trying to participate in the widespread re…

Insurance Guide 2017: How to protect your military move

Regardless of how you PCS, there are insurance and safety factors to consider before, during and aft…

The nation's foremost military experts have 39 ideas for modernizing its personnel system

A new report from the Bipartisan Policy Center proposes sweeping reforms. But will Congress and Pent…

Insurance Guide 2017: Don't overlook insurance for spouses, experts say

Policies for wives or husbands on the home front will lend peace of mind ... and much-needed support…

Insurance Guide 2017: What the new blended system means for your Survivor Benefit Plan coverage

BRS, SBP, TSP -- let our experts help sort out the new-look alphabet soup of your financial future.

Insurance Guide 2017: How the new retirement system may change your insurance plans

DoD's new blended system can mean big financial changes, even to staples like insurance coverage, ex…