Category Archives: burden

New push aims to ease burden for military spouses transferring professional licenses


In a step toward easing the burden on military spouses who transfer their professional license after a PCS move, defense officials have approved grants to help develop that licensure portability in five occupations. Those professions are teaching, social work, cosmetology, massage therapy, and dentistry/dental hygiene. Others will follow. All told, Defense Department officials calculate there […]

OPM proposes rule to fix the burden of vets’ miscalculated pensions


Feds that served in the armed forces, Peace Corps and Volunteers in Service to America will no longer be on the hook for agency miscalculations of their retirement deposits under a proposed rule issued by the Office of Personnel Management Nov. 5. In order for veterans currently working in the federal government to count their […]