They give you $100 and take back $99...
That is a line from a marching cadence. Ironically, it rings true thanks to whatever happened in Washington at the first of the year.
The 2013 military pay scale was published this month. I got a nearly three hundred dollar a month pay raise. Unfortunately, my end of month pay will be more than one hundred dollars less than it was previously.
I certainly don't make more than $50,000.00 a year! My FICA payment and federal taxes must have gone up a bunch!