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Suze Orman provides free financial advice to Soldiers

Suze Orman provides free financial advice to Soldiers

| January 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Army has enlisted the help of personal finance expert Suze Orman to educate Soldiers and their families on money matters, so they don’t fall victim to predatory loans, mounting credit card debt and other financial issues.

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News Briefs: Dec. 2, 2016

News Briefs: Dec. 2, 2016

| December 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

Send official announcements for Soldiers and civilians to editor@hawaiiarmyweekly.com.

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SECDEF announces 12 weeks paid military maternity leave, other benefits

SECDEF announces 12 weeks paid military maternity leave, other benefits

| February 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Defense Department is increasing military maternity leave and instituting other changes in an effort to support military families, improve retention and strengthen the force of the future, said Defense Secretary Ash Carter, Jan. 28.

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News Briefs

News Briefs

| December 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Send news and announcements to news@hawaiiarmyweekly.com.

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BAH generates community questions at town hall

BAH generates community questions at town hall

| January 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

During the Jan. 15 town hall, several families who live on base posted questions surrounding the 2014 increase in the basic allowance for housing (BAH) benefit.

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News Briefs/Traffic Report

News Briefs/Traffic Report

| December 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

News Briefs for Soldiers and Department of the Army civilians.

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ID cards to be issued  to same-sex spouses

ID cards to be issued to same-sex spouses

| August 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

“All spousal and family benefits, including ID cards, will be made available no later than Sept. 3, 2013,” said Navy Lt. Cmdr. Nate Christensen.

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DOD policy changes for same-sex spouses

DOD policy changes for same-sex spouses

| August 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

The DOD remains committed to ensuring that all men and women who serve in the U.S. military, and their families, are treated fairly and equally as the law directs.

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9/11 GI Bill policy set to change Aug. 1

9/11 GI Bill policy set to change Aug. 1

| July 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Transfer of benefits to require another four years in Army

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