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Dependent Care FSA
A Dependent Care FSA (DCFSA) is a pre-tax benefit account used to pay for eligible dependent care services, such as preschool, summer day camp, before or after school programs, and child or adult daycare.
FASClass - Fully Automated System for Classification
Civilian Position Descriptions & & Organizational Information, Search Position Descriptions, Civilian Hiring Reform Toolkit
Health Care FSA
A Health Care FSA (HCFSA) is a pre-tax benefit account that’s used to pay for eligible medical, dental, and vision care expenses – those not covered by your health care plan or elsewhere.
Department of Defense
Defense Civilian Personnel Advisory (DCPAS) is DoD's consolidated provider of civilian personnel administrative programs and advisory services.
Defense Link
General information about the Department of Defense. Organization structure, biographies of major officials, Pentagon information, etc.
Home page of the Defense Finance and Accounting Service. Includes information on pay.
DoD TMO Per Diem
DoD Per Diem, Travel, and Transportation. PDTATAC administers DoD per diem rates and other allowances. Site includes information about regulations and procedures.
Federal Daily News
News and resources for Federal and Postal employees.
Federal Government Resources on the Web
Current and historical documents available from the Federal Government. From the University of Michigan Documents Center.
Don Mace's FedWeek. A private newsletter that provides information for Federal employees: Pay & promotion, retirement, leave, insurance, and many other subject areas.
Government Executive Magazine
Home page of Government Executive magazine.
International Personnel Management Association (IPMA) is a professional association for public personnel professionals, primarily those who work in federal, state, or local government.
The National Academy of Public Administration (NAPA) is an organization chartered by Congress to provide assistance to federal, state, and local governments.
Other Federal Government
Department of State
Department of State web site includes travel warnings by country, overseas allowance rates, and other information..
Information on the Merit Systems Protection Board. MSPB is a Government agency that oversees the merit system of employment and hears appeals from employees.
National Archives and Records Administration
Access to the Code of Federal Regulations, the Federal Register, public laws, Presidential documents, and other documents from the National Archives and Records Administration
Home page of the Office of Management and Budget, the agency with primary responsibility for the Federal budget.
OPM provides general information to serve the needs of Federal workers and human resources practitioners. (For example - job qualifications/classification, career transition, workforce restructuring, benefits and retirement, etc.)
Search jobs at OPM
Direct access to OPM job announcements (part of the OPM web site above).
Thrift Savings Plan
Information about the Thrift Savings Plan, part of the Federal employee retirements systems.
Veteran's Preference
Information about Veteran's Preference from the Department of Labor.