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First Command Announces Financial Assistance for Federal Employees in the Event of a Shutdown

By on April 14, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
First Command Announces Financial Assistance for Federal Employees in the Event of a Shutdown

First Command Financial Services has announced that it will offer financial assistance programs to its federal employee clients in the event of a government shutdown.

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How the Most Recent Shutdown Affected Federal Employees’ Spending

on April 11, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
While federal employees were ultimately paid after the last shutdown, it did create a temporary disruption in the pay process. How did their household spending change while their paychecks were on hold?

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Federal Employee Pay and a Government Closure

By on April 11, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Federal Employee Pay and a Government Closure

The government may shut down April 29th. A bill to ensure federal employees are paid has not been approved. Congress will only have a few days to approve funding after convening in late April.

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Legislation Would Protect Federal Employees’ Pay During a Shutdown

By on April 10, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Legislation Would Protect Federal Employees’ Pay During a Shutdown

One Senator wants to make sure federal employees get their full paychecks if the government shuts down later this month.

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Government Shutdown Is Nothing For Investors To Fear

on April 7, 2017 in Current Events with 0 Comments
From an investor's point of view, the author says a government shutdown is nothing to be concerned about.

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Shutdown Looming: Will Funding Be Approved by April 28th?

By on March 30, 2017 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Shutdown Looming: Will Funding Be Approved by April 28th?

A government shutdown is looming but, despite the drama, an actual shutdown is unlikely.

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Another Government Shutdown? It’s Being Discussed

By on March 13, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Another Government Shutdown? It’s Being Discussed

Another government shutdown? Apparently it could happen if demands over funding the border wall aren’t met. What would a partial shutdown mean to your pay and benefits?

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Court Awards Back Pay to Federal Employees Over 2013 Government Shutdown

By on February 17, 2017 in Court Cases, Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Court Awards Back Pay to Federal Employees Over 2013 Government Shutdown

The U.S. Court of Federal Claims has just handed down a payday bonanza for federal employees who signed up for the class action case demanding redress for lost pay during the 2013 government shutdown.

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Government Shutdown Averted as Senate Dems Relent

By on December 9, 2016 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Government Shutdown Averted as Senate Dems Relent

An attempt by some Senate Democrats to block a continuing resolution will apparently not lead to a government shutdown.

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Obama Signs Short-Term Bill To Fund Government Past Election

on September 29, 2016 in Current Events with 0 Comments
President Barack Obama has signed a short-term funding bill to keep the government from shutting down at the end of the week.

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