Tag: Travel

Traveling Feds to Get Small Increase for Hotel Reimbursements in 2017

By on August 15, 2016 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Traveling Feds to Get Small Increase for Hotel Reimbursements in 2017

Federal employees traveling for work will see a slight increase in reimbursement rates for hotel stays under the new FY 2017 per diem rates.

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7 Best Shopping Deals for Feds

By on June 14, 2016 in Current Events with 1 Comment

Want to save money on smartphones, hotels or vacations packages? These are some ways federal employees can get discounts just in time for the summer travel season.

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Top Cruise Destinations and Deals for Feds

By on March 14, 2016 in Current Events with 4 Comments

With spring break right around the corner and summer not too far off, it’s time to start planning your next vacation. Cruises are a great way to travel and see the world, and as the author points out, they don’t have to be expensive.

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New Travel Reimbursement Rules Proposed for Federal Employees

By on January 7, 2016 in Current Events with 7 Comments

The General Services Administration is proposing new travel reimbursement rules for federal workers.

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GSA Cutting Vehicle Mileage Reimbursement Rates in 2016

By on December 23, 2015 in Current Events with 17 Comments

Federal employees who use their own cars for conducting government business will see a drop in the mileage reimbursement rates paid to them at the start of 2016.

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Christmas Shopping Deals for Feds

By on December 6, 2015 in Pay & Benefits with 12 Comments
Christmas Shopping Deals for Feds

No matter what your shopping plans are this holiday season, these discounts available for federal employees can help to give you a head start on your Christmas shopping.

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Travel Destinations and Fall Deals for Federal Employees

By on October 5, 2015 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Travel Destinations and Fall Deals for Federal Employees

If you are looking to get away for a vacation in the fall, these destinations offer enjoyable vacations possibilities for the autumn season. The author also highlights some additional travel discounts available to federal employees and members of the military.

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‘I Saw the Elephant’ (in 1850)

By on September 9, 2015 in Agency News with 1 Comment

Many Americans are ignorant about our history. A facility in Wyoming brings to life the sacrifices and hardships from the 500,000 pioneers who crossed the country on foot, in covered wagons and on horseback to settle the West.

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How to Handle a Federal Employment Relocation

By on August 20, 2015 in Current Events, Pay & Benefits with 30 Comments

Federal employees are often offered incentives for relocating to take new positions. The author provides some tips for federal workers who may be facing a relocation in the near future.

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Traveling Feds Will Get an Increase in Their Per Diem Rates

By on August 17, 2015 in Current Events, Pay & Benefits with 10 Comments

The General Services Administration has released the new per diem rates for FY 2016, giving federal employees who travel for work a modest increase over last year’s rates.

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