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Retirement Age of Medical Officers In The Armed Forces

Raising Retirement Age of Doctors in the Armed Forces

The retirement age of medical officers in the Armed Forces Medical Service (AFMS) is based on their rank, which ranges from 56 years in the rank of Lieutenant Colonel (& equivalent) to 60 years in case of Major General (& equivalent). 124 more words

Retirement Age,

Step 42: State Pensions

In the previous step we looked at the different types of pensions that exist. In this step we look at state pensions in detail, although many of the characteristics of state pensions also apply to other types of pensions. 1,263 more words

Financial Organization

The Retirement Journal-The Decision Part 1


It’s always, always about the money, but then sometimes it’s not…. just about the money.

I am planning to retire at the end of June at age 57.  696 more words

Social Security "Reform" -- the opening guns

We’re off to a fast start.  Representative Sam Johnson (R, Texas, 3rd District) has introduced a bill to reform Social Security.  The bill has some of the usual characteristics we have come to expect from reform legislation: 297 more words


In Love with Heels

Her: I thought you were out of gas.

Me: I was never out of gas. I just decided to park it for a while. Contemplate the future. 171 more words


Permanent Health Insurance update

This post only relates to the UK, so if you live overseas feel free to put the telly on ;-)

Luckily, before I got M.E. back in 1994 and before I knew I had either EDS or MCAD, I took out a Permanent Health Insurance Policy (PHI) which pays a proportion of your salary should you be unable to work due to illness (minus any ill-health retirement pension from your job and any welfare benefits to which you’re entitled).  847 more words