ADP 6-22

Army Doctrine Publication or shortly known as the ADP describes the Army Leadership and the Profession. This can be seen as a book that provides information about the Army leadership as well as the Army Profession. Army Leadership and Profession ADP 6-22 is a 132 […]

COLA Rates 2021

COLA or Cost of Living Allowance is the non-taxable allowance that is given to military service members who are overseas to adjust the cost of living in over 600 locations overseas. The COLA is also given to those who are located in Alaska and Hawaii. […]

BAH Rates 2021

BAH Rates in 2021 is going to be increased due to the base salary increase. For the most part, the BAH rate of a member of the U.S. Armed Forces is determined by his or her rank, the number of dependents, and the general cost […]

What is AKO? Army Knowledge Online

AKO—Army Knowledge Online—is an online service that provides information services to the U.S. Army. All service members of the U.S. Army can have access to AKO. This includes Active Duty, Reserves, Natural Guard, and even Army civilian workers. Pretty much everyone who is working for […]

When does FY2021 start? Increased Military Budget

Fiscal Year refers to a one-year period that governments, companies, corporates, and businesses use. The U.S. government Fiscal Year begins on October 1st of every year and ends on September 30th. With that said, the FY2021 will begin on October 1st, 2020, and end on […]

Military Pay Chart 2021

The military pay chart 2021 will be announced in the upcoming months when the U.S. Armed Forces FY 2021 budget is determined. In the meantime, we can only guess the next year’s military pay chart based on the proposed pay raise. For FY 2021, the […]

ATRRS Class Dates 2021

The ATRRS (Army Training Resources and Requirements System) displays the available class dates and the seat allocations for each class. To be able to see the class dates for 2021, you must log in. If you haven’t registered yet, you can use your AKO (Army […]

United States Military Ranks

The U.S. military—just like any other military in the world has multiple ranks. While the ranks are very similar between the branches and the pay grades are the same, there are minor differences. For a civilian, these differences may not be a huge deal but […]

Proposed Military Pay Increase 2021

For Fiscal Year 2021 (FY2021) the proposed military pay increase is 3.0%. Assuming Congress passes the military pay increase as 3.0%, it will be the first time since 2010 that the military increase is over 3% in consecutive years. Last year, the military pay increase […]