How Much Money Are You Losing Under the Furloughs?

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By on July 8, 2013 in Current Events with 59 Comments

Furloughs that are starting to set in upon the federal workforce have been in the news lately. This week for instance, it was announced that 650k DoD employees would begin furloughs.

Obviously there is a financial impact to any federal employees who happen to get furloughed. But what exactly is the extent of this impact?

You can use this furlough calculator to determine your lost wages from any furlough days you may endure. After you download the spreadsheet to your computer, simply fill out the required fields and the spreadsheet will calculate the values automatically.

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