Coast Guard Warns Retirees About Government Shutdown

The U.S. Coast Guard has sent a message to retirees regarding the partial federal government shutdown.

They wrote there is a strong possibility retiree pay and survivor benefits would be delayed if the shutdown continues.

This is even while working on solutions with Homeland Security, the White House and Congress.

The Coast Guard has updated their website’s frequently asked questions section.

The Vice Commandant of the U.S.C.G. (Admiral Charles W. Ray) believes some of the answers there will be able to help families.