Major financial changes could affect your security clearance

As of July 27, the Department of Defense will continuously monitor individuals' security eligibility through the new Continuous Evaluation Program. This new policy mandates that...

Flat rate per diem eliminated effective Aug. 13

Courtesy photo Congress recently voted to eliminate flat rate per diem for travel beginning Aug. 13; all members will now be entitled to standard per...

Olmsted program offers cultural opportunities for active-duty officers

Active-duty officers interested in developing language skills and regional cultural knowledge are encouraged to apply for the Department of Defense Olmsted Scholar Program. The...

Exchange expands layaway program for back-to-school

The Army & Air Force Exchange Service is helping military families go to back to school while sticking to a budget by extending its...

Sailor Morale and Resiliency Team (S.M.A.R.T) Fair

Navy photograph by PO3 Joseph C. Boggio ATLANTIC OCEAN — Personnel Specialist 2nd Class Anthony Sapanza, from Las Vegas, body slams Personnel Specialist Seaman Jose...

DOD releases new for harassment prevention, response policy

On Feb. 8, the Department of Defense announced the release of DOD Instruction 1020.03, “Harassment Prevention and Response in the Armed Forces,” effective immediately.  The...

Defense Department launches retirement system comparison calculator

The Defense Department officially launched the Blended Retirement System comparison calculator, providing BRS opt-in eligible service members their first opportunity for an individualized...

Commissary brands to hit store shelves soon

In a matter of weeks, commissary brands will debut on store shelves, ushering the Defense Commissary Agency into a new era of patron savings,...

April is Month of Military Child

U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Nathan ByrnesA child rides a tricycle during the trike-a-thon at the Nellis Child Development Center...

Exchange’s You Made the Grade Program rewards military students’ achievements

DALLAS — For 17 years, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service’s You Made the Grade program has been a cornerstone of military life. Now,...