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  • Military Pay Charts
    2017 Military Pay Charts
    Military.com
    Check out the 2017 US military pay scale charts for all ranks for active duty, as well as Reserve and Guard components.
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    Military Retired Pay Overview
    Military.com
    The military retirement system is arguably the best one around, but proper planning is needed to ensure you can retire comfortably
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    COLA for Retired Pay
    Military.com
    Each year military retirees receive a Cost of Living Adjustment to their retirement pay. The increase is based on inflation rates.
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    The Military Retirement System
    Military.com
    The following is a summary of what you need to know regarding Military Retirement pay benefits.
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    2017 Basic Allowance for Housing Rates
    Military.com
    Each year the Basic Allowance for Housing (BAH) is updated to meet current housing costs in military housing areas (MHAs).

Most Popular Veteran Benefits Articles

  • The VA medical center in Washington, D.C., is under investigation after a veteran was found dead in his vehicle parked at the facility in May 2017. Washington DC VA Medical Center/Facebook
    Veteran Disability Compensation
    Military.com
    Veterans with a service-related disability may qualify for over $3,300 in monthly benefits.
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    Veteran's Benefits Explained
    Military.com
    You may be eligible for certain benefits based on your military service.
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    2017 Veterans Pension Rates
    Military.com
    If you are a vet with a limited income and no longer able to work, you may qualify for a Veterans Pension.
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    Veteran's Preference Points
    Military.com
    Veterans get hiring preference for federal jobs. Gold star parents or parents of some disabled veterans also get the preference.
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    Specially Adapted Housing FAQs
    Military.com
    Veterans with certain service-connected disabilities may get a grant from VA to build or modify a home to meet adaptive needs.

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