Tag: Cost of Living Allowance

Hawaii military Cost of Living Allowance Living Pattern Survey 2019 now underway

Hawaii military Cost of Living Allowance Living Pattern Survey 2019 now underway

| February 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

U.S. India-Pacific Command is calling for all active duty military service members (SM) stationed in Hawaii for at least three months to complete Military Cost of Living Allowance (COLA) Living Pattern Survey (LPS).

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Defense Department announces cost of living increase to retired pay

Defense Department announces cost of living increase to retired pay

| November 6, 2018 | 1 Comment

The Department of Defense has announced annual cost of living adjustments that will benefit military retirees and survivors during calendar year 2019. 

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Updated Hawaii COLA rates announced

Updated Hawaii COLA rates announced

| August 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

U.S. Pacific Command has announced changes to the 2017 Hawaii Cost of Living Allowance effective Sept. 1, 2017.

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USAG-HI wraps up year providing tons of support

USAG-HI wraps up year providing tons of support

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

2016 began with good financial news and a new state law: Pay raises, though just 1.3 percent, were issued for the federal government – both military and civilian personnel. In Hawaii, the new law changed the smoking age to 21 for tobacco purchase, possession or consummation.

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News Briefs: February 12, 2016

News Briefs: February 12, 2016

| February 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

 Today  COLA Survey — In 2015, the cost of living allowance for active duty military personnel in Hawaii significantly decreased on three out of four islands, and many questions have been raised about the COLA determination process. All service members need to take the survey before March 1. In early 2014, only 4,800 out of […]

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HEADLINE – COLA rates determined by Soldiers’ LPS input

HEADLINE – COLA rates determined by Soldiers’ LPS input

| January 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

U.S. Pacific Command Public Affairs In 2015, the Cost of Living Allowance, or COLA, for active duty military personnel in Hawaii significantly decreased on three out of four islands, and many questions were raised about the COLA determination process. As a result, the U.S. Pacific Command has obtained approval from the Defense Travel Management Office […]

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COLA for Hawaii should be understood

COLA for Hawaii should be understood

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Uniformed service members stationed in Hawaii receive a cost of living allowance (COLA).

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COLA rate on Oahu increases by two points

COLA rate on Oahu increases by two points

| August 11, 2011 | 0 Comments

Results from the Hawaii Cost of Living Allowance, or COLA, surveys, which were conducted March-May, are in and became effective Aug. 1.

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News Calendar

News Calendar

| August 4, 2011 | 0 Comments

News briefs for Soldiers and Department of the Army civilians.

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COLA survey influences paycheck

COLA survey influences paycheck

| March 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

Military personnel in Hawaii can affect their paychecks this year and participate in a Cost of Living Allowance Living Pattern Survey, or COLA LPS, through Thursday.

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