Tag: permanent change of station

Moving this summer? Your TRICARE options may change

Moving this summer? Your TRICARE options may change

| June 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

Are you starting a new adventure in a new location soon? If so, that’s a TRICARE Qualifying Life Event (QLE).

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The Meat and Potatoes of Life: Trash, treasure and timing combine for a winning recipe

The Meat and Potatoes of Life: Trash, treasure and timing combine for a winning recipe

| August 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

We now realize that giving away our trash years ago enabled us to receive an unexpected treasure.

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PCS season can be a time of uncertainty

PCS season can be a time of uncertainty

| July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

It’s permanent change of station season, after all, which means Soldiers and their families are preparing to depart for the unknown darkness of a new assignment, or arriving here to the unknown darkness of a unit in the land of aloha.

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It’s permanent change of station time of year

It’s permanent change of station time of year

| June 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Greek philosopher Heraclitus said, “The only constant is change.”

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Travel regulation changes, affects PCS moves, travelers

Travel regulation changes, affects PCS moves, travelers

| January 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

WASHINGTON — Big changes are happening with the Joint Travel Regulations, and they could affect your next permanent change of station move or how you are reimbursed for temporary duty assignments.

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School directory guides parents of special needs kids

School directory guides parents of special needs kids

| July 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

A permanent change of station move prompts its own challenges, but family members with special needs children face another complexity when looking for the right schools at their new home, a Defense Department official has said.

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PCS? Change your TSP account address in myPay

PCS? Change your TSP account address in myPay

| July 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Think about it: How many times has your address changed since you’ve started contributing to the Thrift Saving Plan?

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Pets need help with the big move, too!

Pets need help with the big move, too!

| June 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Amid all the busyness involved with a permanent change of station (PCS), it is easy to forget to include four-legged family members in the moving process, which can mean surrendering a beloved companion to a shelter or relative because of poor planning.

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A smooth PCS process requires attention to detail

A smooth PCS process requires attention to detail

| June 20, 2014 | 2 Comments

With the official arrival of summer tomorrow, June 21, also comes the phenomenon dubbed “peak moving season.”

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Sometimes life can be as unpredictable as a PCS move

Sometimes life can be as unpredictable as a PCS move

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Life is very much like a PCS move. We may not know where we’re going!

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