Tag: Travel

The Best Travel Deals for Federal Government Employees

Filed in News by on April 28, 2014 Comments

As summer approaches, it’s a good time to start planning a family vacation. These are some discounts you can get as a federal employee to help keep your summer vacation travel costs down.

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Shutdown Doesn’t Slow Traffic to St. Augustine Monument

Filed in News by on October 15, 2013 Comments

The government shutdown has closed national parks, but as a national monument in St. Augustine, FL demonstrates, you wouldn’t necessarily know it.

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States with the Highest (and Lowest) Tax Burdens

Filed in News by on October 23, 2012 Comments

If you are planning on retiring soon and relocating to another state, you may want to pay attention to which states offer the most friendly tax climates for their residents. A recent study from the Tax Foundation provides a ranking of all 50 states.

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Travel Deals for Federal Employees

Filed in News by on October 2, 2012 Comments

The author outlines some of the travel deals available to federal employees in areas such as food, hotels, and car rentals.

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South Carolina: Retirement Haven or Tax Trap?

Filed in News by on February 1, 2012 Comments

If you are at or nearing retirement in your federal career, you may be thinking of relocating to a new state. South Carolina is a state that often attracts newcomers with its mild weather, attractive cities, and lots or recreational activities, but look closely at the state’s income tax structure before taking the relocation plunge.

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Looking for a Warm, Sunny Retirement Haven?

Filed in News by on January 25, 2006 Comments

Do you have realistic plans for your retirement? Think about your lifestyle preferences and check out an area before pulling up stakes and moving. You may save yourself a lot of money and disappointment.

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