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Thrift Savings Plan changes and 2023 IRS annual deferral limit 
Dec. 1, 2022
Know what you are able to contribute to your TSP.

The Coast Guard Centralized Service Desk was established in October of 2011 in St. Louis and is operated by 119 personnel. Members work on phone, computer and electronics issues 24 hours a day, seven days a week for the entire Coast Guard. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Ayla Kelley.
When you need more than a FIXIT ticket
Dec. 1, 2022
A new branch chief’s guide to getting the most out of the CSD 

Vice Commandant Adm. Steve Poulin (center) gets fitted for a M-50 mask during a Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear (CBRN) training session at Coast Guard Headquarters in September 2022. Poulin took part to remind CBRN-equipped units to complete required training to enhance readiness. (U.S. Coast Guard photo)
Is your unit ready to respond in the event of a WMD/CBRN incident?
Dec. 1, 2022
Thanks to a newly created dashboard, it’s easy to find out.

Brig. Gen. Christopher Mohan, commanding general of the 3RD Expeditionary Sustainment Command in Fort Bragg, North Carolina, drinks a bottle of purified water from the Reverse Osmosis Water Purification Unit at the Roosevelt Roads water station in Puerto Rico, October 14. For survivors of Hurricane Maria who do not have access to clean, usable water, a multipronged approach is in place to ensure potable water is available to all residents. (U.S. Army photo by: Sgt. Michael Eaddy)
New work group looks at preventative health measures for service members
Nov. 30, 2022
Adm. Dana Thomas chartered the Population Health Optimization Work Group (PHOWG).

Chief Petty Officer James Henson, a culinary specialist and executive aide to the Coast Guard District Eight commander, prepares a seafood dish in New Orleans on April 20, 2022. Henson participated in a cajun seafood cook-off partnered with a local chef as part of New Orleans Navy Week 2022. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Gabriel Wisdom)
Coast Guard turns to top chefs for recruiting help 
Nov. 30, 2022
New policy asks special command aides (SCAs) to participate in demos, competitions, recruiting events