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Archive for October, 2008

Social Security Cost of Living Adjustment – October 15, 2008

Posted by Service Officer on 17th October 2008

The new cost of living adjustment for Social Security is a 5.8 percent increase. The cost of Medicare part B remains the same.

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Military ID Card Requirements October 14, 2008

Posted by Service Officer on 14th October 2008

NEW MILITARY ID CARD PROCEDURE: EFFECTIVE 25 SEP 08, ALL PERSONNEL BEING ISSUED IDENTIFICATION CARDS, INCLUDING DEPENDENTS (AGE 18 AND OLDER), AND RETIREES MUST PRESENT TWO FORMS OF IDENTIFICATION… AT LEAST ONE OF THE TWO ID’S MUST HAVE A PHOTOGRAPH AND BE FROM “GROUP A”. THE NEW REQUIREMENT IS BEING MANDATED BY THE DoD’S DEFENSE MANPOWER DATA CENTER. THE COMPUTER SOFTWARE IS SEQUENCE-BASED AND REQUIRES TWO FORMS OF ID TO BE SCANNED BEFORE IT WILL PROCEED TO THE NEXT SEQUENCE TO ISSUE A NEW CARD.

GROUP A (PICTURE ID)

-MILITARY DEPENDENT ID/DRIVER’S LICENSE OR ID CARD ISSUED BY FEDERAL STATE

OR– LOCAL GOVERNMENT AGENCIES OR ENTITIES (INCLUDING PHOTO) / U.S.

PASSPORT/US COAST GUARD, MERCHANT MARINER CARD/SCHOOL ID WITH PHOTO/SPONSOR DOD ID CARD/GREEN CARD.

GROUP B (NON-PICTURE)

-CERTIFICATE OF CITIZENSHIP OR NATURALIZATION/FOREIGN PASSPORT/VOTER REGISTRATION CARD/US SOCIAL SECURITY CARD/CERTIFICATION OF BIRTH ABROAD/ORIGINAL OR CERTIFIED COPY OF A BIRTH CERTIFICATE/DAYCARE OR NURSERY SCHOOL RECORD /CLINIC, DOCTOR OR HOSPITAL RECORD/SCHOOL RECORD OR REPORT CARD/FOREIGN NATIONAL ID/w PHOTO.

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Naval Recruiter To Visit Angeles City RAO October 11, 2008

Posted by Service Officer on 10th October 2008

Below is a message from the Angeles City RAO:

 

GREETINGS FROM THE USAF RAO, ANGELES CITY….

THE U.S. NAVY RECRUITERS WILL BE AT OUR OFFICE BETWEEN 0930-1600HRS ON OCT 22, 2008 (NOT 0800 AS LISTED BELOW)… REQUIREMENTS LISTED BELOW… PLEASE NOTE OTHER LOCATIONS THEY WILL BE DURING THEIR VISIT 2008…

HAVE A TEXAS DAY

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Deers Workstation Closure October 10, 2008

Posted by Service Officer on 9th October 2008

Alcon,

The DEERS/Rapids workstation located at the US Embassy in Manila will be closed on 21 October 2008. Normal operation will resume 23 October, thank you.

V/R

SPC Babcock, Jeremy L

DEERS/ADMIN/SUPPLY

JUSMAG – Philippines

United States Embassy

1201 Roxas Blvd., Ermita

Manila, Philippines

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Warden Notice October 08, 2008

Posted by Service Officer on 9th October 2008

WARDEN NOTICE

October 8, 2008

THE EMBASSY OF THE UNITED STATES IS TRANSMITTING THE FOLLOWING

INFORMATION THROUGH THE EMBASSY WARDEN SYSTEM AS A PUBLIC SERVICE TO

AMERICAN CITIZENS IN THE PHILIPPINES. PLEASE DISSEMINATE THIS MESSAGE

TO ALL U.S. CITIZENS IN YOUR ORGANIZATION OR NEIGHBORHOOD. THANK YOU.

Vote NOW!

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USN Recruiters to Visit Philippines October 09, 2008

Posted by Service Officer on 9th October 2008

USN RECRUITERS TO VISIT PI: The U.S. Navy is currently taking applications to fill positions in the below job fields. Salaries start at $27,000 annually. All positions include free medical, dental, over $36,000 for college & 30 days paid vacation:

Aviation, Administration, Accounting, Computers, Engineering, Electronics, Intelligence, Telecommunications, Hotel Restaurant Management, Construction, Medical

To qualify applicants must:

1. Be U.S. Citizen or have an alien registration (ins/I-551 greencard).

2. Have a U.S. Social Security Number (SSN Card).

3. Be between the ages of 17-34.

4. Be high school diploma graduate.

5. Meet Navy height & weight standards.

6. Have no felony convictions.

7. Meet Navy medical requirements.

8. Be able to pass the ASVAB with a score of 35 or better.

9. Be willing to travel.

For more info meet the U.S. Navy recruiters in the Philippines during their scheduled recruiting trip 21-31 OCT 2008. Their itinerary is:

• OCT 22 – RAO Office Angeles City (0800 – 1600) at 1925 Macarthur Hi-way., Balibago, Angeles City 2009 Tel: [45] 888-2748 • OCT 23-24 – RAO Office Subic Olongapo City (0800 – 1600) at 34 National Hi-way (i.e. Beach Blvd.) in Barrio Barretto, Olongapo City Tel: 47-222-2314 • OCT 27-28 – RAO Office Baguio City(0800 – 1600) at Red Lion Pub, 92 Gen Luna, cnr Leonard Rd & Brent Rd. Baguio City 2400 Cell: 0915-361-3503 • OCT 29-31 – RAO Office Manila (0800-1600) at Unit P, Manila Bay Arcade, 2150 Roxas Blvd. Corner Quirino Ave. Malate 1004, Metro Manila Tel: 524-2164/2169 Cell: 0920-677-4299.

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