Military Pay

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Military Pay Raise Of 3.1% Proposed for 2020

UPDATED:  The House Defense Authorization Bill includes the same 3.1% military pay raise for 2020. According to an early draft, the House Defense Authorization Bill includes a 3.1% pay raise for the military for 2020. Last month, the Senate approved a 3.1% pay raise in their draft defense authorization bill. This, with the House’s bill… Read more »

GI Bill Housing Payment

GI Bill Payment Dates and Rates

GI Bill payment rates are based on each school year. They will be sent from August 1st of one year to July 31st of the next. GI Bill Housing Payment Dates GI Bill housing payment dates usually occur at the beginning of each month. These are different than GI Bill payments which are sent directly to… Read more »

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BAS Rates: Basic Allowance for Subsistence

BAS is one of the regular pays a service member will receive. Unlike BAH or their basic pay, there can be a few restrictions on when you will receive BAS. Here is what you need to know about BAS. What is BAS? BAS stands for Basic Allowance for Subsistence. This pay is meant to offset… Read more »

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Military Pay Dates 2021 [updated]

Typically while serving in the military you are paid on the 1st and 15th of every month.  However, due to weekends and holidays, the actual military pay dates may vary. Check this list of military pay dates to know when you will be paid. In some cases, the time between pay periods may be longer than usual, then you will need to adjust your budget accordingly. 

USAA Pay Dates

USAA Pay Dates For Military and Retirees 2020 & 2021 [updated]

If you bank with USAA you can get paid early. Typically you will receive your pay a full business day before regular payday. This means that sometimes you will receive your pay on a Friday when regular military payday is Monday. Find and compare the standard military pay dates and USAA pay dates.

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Navy Federal Pay Dates 2020 / 2021 (assumed)

One benefit of being a Navy Federal Credit Union member is having funds made available early. Find the standard military pay dates and Navy Federal pay dates below. Military Pay Dates The military pays on the 1st and 15th of every month.  Everyone knows that!  But what if the actual military pay date lands on… Read more »

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Navy Federal Credit Union Benefits and Perks

As a military member, you can find different benefits out there for you and your family because of your military service. When it comes to banking, you have a lot of choices, but Navy Federal Credit Union is made for service members and provide a lot of benefits from banking to buying a new car…. Read more »

USAA Benefits and Perks

USAA Member Benefits and Perks

As a military member, you can find different benefits out there for you and your family because of your military service.  Here is some background on USAA and their member benefits and perks.  

National Guard Pay and Reserve Pay

National Guard Pay and Reserve Pay

If you are thinking about joining the National Guard or the Reserves, you might be wondering how National Guard pay or Reserve pay works. Serving in the National Guard and Reserves can be quite different than serving in the active duty military. You have your monthly drills, your annual training, and anything else the military… Read more »

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Military To Receive Pay Raise of 2.6% for 2019

  Service members will receive a 2.6% military pay raise in 2019. President Donald Trump signed the $717 billion Fiscal 2019 National Defense Authorization Act which included the pay raise for the military. The 2019 NDAA was signed on August 13th, 2018. at a ceremony in Fort Drum, NY. Congress approved the pay increase on… Read more »