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The Baguio Retiree Assistance Office (RAO) is an “answer place” for all Veterans and Expats in addition to providing FPO mail services; Forms; U.S. & RP Government Services; etc.

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RAO Bulletin Update 01 March 2015

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 04 == SECDEF [13] —————————– (Chuck Hagel | A Look Back) 06 == DoD Mobilized Reserve 10 FEB 2015 — (24,893| Decrease of 2,867) 06 == Afghanistan/Iraqi Campaign Medals [03] ————- (OFS Extension) 07 == Humanitarian Service Medal [01] — (Operation Damayan Approved) 08 == DoD IT———————————- (Cloud […]

RAO Bulletin Update 15 February 2015

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 04 == SECDEF [12] —————————– (Senate Confirms Carter 93-5) 05 == GWOT Medal [04] ————————— (Service Stars Authorized) 06 == MCRMC [11] ———————- (TMC Initial Assessment of Report) 06 == MCRMC [12] ——— (“Man Up” and Accept the Recommendations) 07 == DoD Sexual Abuse [18] – (Military Sex […]

RAO Bulletin Update 01 February 2015

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 04 == MCRMC [07] ———————— (Health Care | Abolish TRICARE) 06 == MCRMC [08] ————————– (Shrink Retirement | Start 401K) 09 == MCRMC [09] ————- (Commissaries & Exchanges | Consolidate) 10 == MCRMC [10] — (Congress & Advocates | Wary Of Panel’s Proposals) 11 == BRAC [40] ————— […]

RAO Bulletin Update 15 January 2015

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 04 == DoD European Force Consolidation —————– (Planned Changes) 06 == Gulf War Syndrome [32] —————- (DoD Detoxification Program) 06 == Arrears of Pay ——————————————— (What to Expect) 06 == MCRMC [06] ————- (Pentagon Bracing for Upcoming Proposals) 07 == QRMC [10] ——————————- (Obama Cancels 2016 Review) 08 […]

RAO Bulletin Update 01 January 2015

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 04 == MCRMC [05] ———- (Compensation Commission Readies Report) 05 == ID Card Obtainment in Philippines —————— (Request by Mail) 07 == War Costs since 911 ——————————— (Dollar and Human) 08 == Commissary User Savings [03] —————— (Orange Value Signs) 09 == Budget Deficit Reduction [01] – (Brainstorming […]

RAO Bulletin Update 15 December 2014

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 04 == BRAC [39] ———————— (NDAA Rejects 2017 Base Closures) 05 == DoD Sexual Abuse [16] ———————- (Military’s Rough Justice) 05 == DoD Sexual Abuse [17 ————- (Higher Than Previously Thought) 07 == Commissary News [10] ——– ($100 Million Funding Cut Next Year) 08 == SECDEF [09] ———————————— […]

RAO Bulletin Update 01 December 2014

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 04 == AFRH [06] —————————– (Gulfport MS & Washington DC) 06 == SECDEF [08] ————————– (Chuck Hagel is Stepping Down) 07 == DoD Fraud, Waste, & Abuse ———- (Reported 16 thru 30 Nov 2014) 08 == POW/MIA Recoveries —————— (Reported 141115 thru 141130) VA 11 == VA Burial […]

RAO Bulletin Update 15 November 2014

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 04 == Military Retirement System [17] ———- (End-of-Career Payout Plan) 05 == SASC ——————————– (Anticipated New Chairman Impact) 07 == Selective Service System [10] ———– (Women Draft Could be Next) 08 == DFAS 1099-R [04] ————————————- (2014 Availability) 09 == Retiree Newsletters —————– (DFAS Role in Newsletter Receipt) […]

RAO Bulletin Update 01 November 2014

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 04 == Exchange Online Shopping [03] – (Shopping for Vets Inches Forward) 05 == DoD & Congress ——————– (Sen. McCain Calls 2-Star an Idiot) 06 == DoD Fraud, Waste, & Abuse ———– (Reported 16 thru 31 Oct 2014) 07 == POW/MIA [40] —————- (POW/MIA Commemorative Chair Act) 09 […]

RAO Bulletin Update 15 October 2014

This bulletin contains the following articles: DoD 04 == DFAS Fraud ———— (Retiree Direct Deposit Phone Change Policy) 05 == Military Retirement System [16] —————– (Redux a Rotten Deal) 07 == DoD Pay and Benefits [03] — (Pentagon Trim Proposals to Continue) 07 == DoD Mobilized Reserve 30 SEP 2014 —————- (Decrease of 708) 08 […]