Tag: Travel

How One Fed Family Explored the Mediterranean on a Cruise

By on November 4, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
How One Fed Family Explored the Mediterranean on a Cruise

Thinking of a cruise for your next vacation? Learning how one federal employee family spent their recent vacation may provide some inspiration and ideas.

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Should DOT Regulate ‘Emotional Support Animals’?

By on October 21, 2018 in Current Events with 0 Comments
Should DOT Regulate ‘Emotional Support Animals’?

More people are bringing untrained pets into public for “emotional support,” but it’s leading to problems and more calls for regulation.

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Dos and Don’ts for Feds Planning Their Next Cruise

By on October 18, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Dos and Don’ts for Feds Planning Their Next Cruise

The latter part of the year is often a popular time to plan a vacation. Here are some tips on how to get discounts on your next cruise.

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What is the Dirtiest Place in the Average Airport?

on September 6, 2018 in Current Events with 0 Comments
A study uncovered the airport destination with the most germs, and it's not the bathroom.

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GSA Releases FY 2019 Per Diem Rates

By on August 14, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
GSA Releases FY 2019 Per Diem Rates

Federal employees who travel for work will see a small increase in their per diem rates for the 2019 fiscal year.

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TSA Testing New X-Ray Scanners to Reduce Bag Checks

By on August 6, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
TSA Testing New X-Ray Scanners to Reduce Bag Checks

The TSA will begin roll out of new Computed Tomography (CT) scanners at airport security checkpoints which may improve the screening process for travelers.

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Top Cruise Discounts for Federal Employees & Retirees for 2018 and 2019

By on July 19, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Top Cruise Discounts for Federal Employees & Retirees for 2018 and 2019

Are you planning a vacation in the next year? These are some popular cruise destinations along with tips on how federal employees can save on fares.

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Bill Would Require Agency Heads to Submit Travel Logs to GAO

By on June 12, 2018 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Bill Would Require Agency Heads to Submit Travel Logs to GAO

Recently introduced legislation would ban agency heads from flying first class on official travel and require more stringent reports on their travels.

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Airlines That Offer Discounts to Government Employees

By on June 2, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Airlines That Offer Discounts to Government Employees

Planning a trip soon? These are some discounts offered by different airlines to federal employees and members of the military.

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Best Discounts for Government Employees on Everything From Travel to Electronics

By on May 3, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Best Discounts for Government Employees on Everything From Travel to Electronics

These are some discounts that are available for federal employees and military members on things such as travel, cars and electronics.

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