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Bills would expand VA telehealth services across state lines

Current rules limit internet or phone appointments for veterans who live in remote areas.

Retirement research: New online tool offers a first step to compare current, blended plans

An online tool will help service members choose the retirement system that's right for them.

Trump extends vets' access to privatized health care

The Choice Card program allows vets to seek medical care outside VA facilities.

There's a plan in Congress to start charging troops for their GI Bill benefits

The proposal, to be debated next week, would be a major change for the post-9/11 veterans education…

VA tests partnership with CVS to reduce veterans' wait times

Some ailing veterans can now use their federal health care benefits at CVS "MinuteClinics" to treat…

New 'blended retirement' puts retention at risk

With the stroke of a pen, the 2016 National Defense Authorization Act transformed the active duty re…

Facing budget woes, could Armed Forces Retirement Home be run like a military base?

Defense officials are considering drastic changes for the management of the Armed Forces Retirement…

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Meet Team USA's military troops and veterans going to the Rio Olympics

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Tricare Help: Son is turning 23, what are his options?

A military dependent ages out of Tricare and finds Tricare Young Adult too pricey.


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.

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: 13 tips for your next PCS

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

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.

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…