FSA: What Is It and When Are You Entitled To It?

FSA: What Is It and When Are You Entitled To It?

Did you know the Navy offers FSA, or better known as family separation allowance?  Your family is entitled to this benefit of $250 per month whenever the Navy separates you for more than 30 days. This can be if your spouse is sent on a TAD (temporary duty), long underway or deployment. There are three [...]

3 Tips for Trusting the Detailing Process

3 Tips for Trusting the Detailing Process

For many spouses, we dread the detailing process. If you’re new around here, the “detailing process” begins when a sailor receives his or her orders and ends when they report to duty. Orders are arranged and received from a detailer. The “slate” provides a snapshot of available jobs and duty stations, which you can choose [...]