Space-A Travel is BACK

After two years of Space-A travel being on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic it is finally back! Defense officials issued a memo to the services and to U.S. Transportation Command on Friday, April 22, 2022, lifting all restrictions. This reopening allows Space-A travel on military and DoD-contracted aircraft for uniformed service members, retirees, dependents […]

Servicemembers Civil Relief Act

Are you stressed out about debt? Are you currently serving on active duty or serving on active duty orders? Did you know that you could be saving money by participating in the…. What is this? The Servicemembers’ Civil Relief Act of 2003 (SCRA), formerly known as the Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Civil Relief Act of 1940 […]

Education Benefits for Your Family

Did you know that the military has scholarship programs for your dependents? These are ways for your Spouse and Child(ren) to attend college outside of using your GI Bill. See below for those that are offered: Fry Scholarship The Marine Gunnery Sergeant John David Fry Scholarship (Fry Scholarship) provides Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits to the […]

Tuition Assistance Changes

On 12 February 2021, the GoArmyEd system will be deactivated. To facilitate the migration of the Tuition Assistance (TA) program data from GoArmyEd to ArmyIgnitED, the ArmyIgnitED system will be offline from 25 February-8 March 2021. Soldiers, Army Education Counselors, and Educational Institutions (EIs) will not be able to access TA data or functionality during […]

Social Security Tax Deferment

In order to provide relief during the COVID-19 pandemic, a Presidential Memorandum was issued on August 8, 2020 to temporarily defer service members Social Security, as seen on Service Members Leave and Earnings Statement (LES) as “FICA-SOC SECURITY” tax withholdings. WHAT IS SOCIAL SECURITY TAX? Social Security tax is also called the Old Age, Survivors, […]