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Old 10-11-2018, 01:07 PM   #1
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Veterans, military retirees - 2.8 percent COLA boost - 2019

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Old 10-11-2018, 01:49 PM   #2
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Happy for you guys. My former governor fatso eliminated COLAs for everyone on state pensions. Ugh.
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Old 10-22-2018, 07:15 PM   #3
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It is something but.... new TRICARE Dental and Optical with eat half of it. Last year my net was .90 Cents a month. after MEDICARE increase.
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Old 10-27-2018, 10:30 AM   #4
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Yep, we get a COLA and everthing else increases.
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Old 10-27-2018, 10:37 AM   #5
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Yep, we get a COLA and everthing else increases.
Nobody ever promised me that I would become rich from a military career, or retiring from the military. My retirement pay posts in my account every month, and I'm thankful for that. It's better than nothing!
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Old 10-27-2018, 10:50 AM   #6
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I agree DW, My Wife and my Son are both retired Navy. We are by no means Rich, but I am so thankful for what we have.
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Old 10-27-2018, 07:45 PM   #7
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It is not much, but it is always good to get more. I am glad for my retired pay, and glad to have served. Go Air Force.
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Old 10-27-2018, 08:30 PM   #9
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You guys that stayed in deserve it, even a hell of a lot more. Thank You for your service to this country. Go Navy!
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Old 10-27-2018, 08:40 PM   #10
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I didn't think I would make it to twenty years. I got out after 12 years. Six years later I was called back in to go to Iraq. Surprised but one of the best things to happen to me. I was able to stay on active duty for the next 8 years.

My retirement pay allowed me to get my TT and enjoy RVing!

I'm grateful for any pay!

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