** IMPORTANT NOTICE REGARDING TRICARE SELECT OVERSEAS RETIREE ENROLLMENT FEES ** Starting January 1, 2021, TRICARE Select Group A retirees are required to pay enrollment fees in order to maintain TRICARE coverage. You will be required to pay these enrollment fees via a monthly allotment. If you have set up payment, you are encouraged to followup on your first month's payment by going to the DFAS website or checking with your banking institution to see if payment has been drawn.
Every year, persons who collect Social Security and live overseas are sent a form of payment eligibility to review, sign, and mail back to the SSA. Due to COVID-19 these forms have not been received. THE latest (November 16, 2019) correspondence received by many members contains wording as follows: "A new advisory received from our main office. This form is now suspended. If you have any concern or suspended payments, just email FBU.Manila@ssa.gov Thank you, Due to the ongoing pandemic, the annual mailing of reporting forms SSA-7162 and SSA-7161 has been suspended. At this time, no further action is needed and you will continue to receive benefit payments. To stay updated about what SSA is doing during the COVID-19 pandemic, you may visit SSA’s COVID-19 Updates page."
A United States person, including a citizen, resident, corporation, partnership, limited liability company, trust and estate, must file an FBAR to report a financial interest in or signature or other authority over at least one financial account located outside the United States if the aggregate value of those foreign financial accounts exceeded $10,000 at any time during the calendar year reported.
The Smart Traveler Enrollment Program (STEP) is a free service to allow U.S. citizens and nationals traveling and living abroad to enroll their trip with the nearest U.S. Embassy or Consulate. Stay Informed, Stay Connected, Stay Safe!
The U.S. Army is made up of the most dedicated, most respected soldiers in the world. These soldiers protect America's Freedoms while serving at home and abroad, and they are always prepared to defend the nation in times of need.
We are soldiers of the sea, providing forces and detachments to naval ships and shore operations. We are global leaders, developing expeditionary doctrine and innovations that set the example, and leading other countries' forces and agencies in the multinational military operations. These unique capabilities make us "First to Fight", and our nations first line of defense.
America's Navy is a force as relevant today as it's been historically significan for the last 238 years. The times may change, the threats may become more obscure, the complex nature of 21st century life may make the demand for such presence less obvious. However, now more than ever, the Navy is something to be aware of Something to be thankful for. Something to be proud of.
Air Force has a vision of Global Vigilance, Reach and Power. That vision orbits around three core competencies: developing airmen, technology to war fighting and integrating operations. These core competencies make our six distinctive capabilities possible.
...we want to welcome today's military service members into our ranks to become part of our elite group.
WWII, Korean War, Vietnam War, Persian Gulf War, Kosovo, War in Afghanistan, War in Iraq, War on Global Terror and other Peace-Keeping Expeditionary Campaigns throughout the globe.
On the battlefield, the military pledges to leave no soldier behind. As a Nation, let it be our pledge that when they return home, we leave no veteran behind.
The VFW is proud to honor all veterans who are #StillServing, and it's especially meaningful to see the ways Posts have provided much needed assist...