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Vets by the Numbers

Active Duty Separations and Reserve Losses between 2003-2019 are estimated at 4.3 million. Since 2003, enlisted service members have been leaving the military at a rate of roughly 250,000 each...

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Leaving One World for Another

by Janet Farley It’s your turn to transition from the military world to the civilian one. You can expect to experience some new and perhaps terrifying realizations along the way. Here are a few...

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The BRS and the Reserve Component

Many questions surround the new Blended Retirement System, for which current service members can opt into and new service members will be automatically enrolled starting Jan. 1, 2018. There’s even...

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It’s CFC Time!

The 2017 CFC Open Season, now will run from October 2, 2017 through January 12, 2018. This start time is about a month later than in previous years and was recommended by the CFC-50 Commission in...

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BRS and Military Divorce

by Andrea Downing The new Blended Retirement System goes into effect Jan. 1, 2018, bringing huge changes to the entire military retirement system. The BRS not only will affect the retirement system...