It’s not just a reference to a higher moral character or sense of patriotism, its actual military doctrine and protocol, including the Uniform Code of Military Justice and security clearance requirements. With such clear guidelines known by anyone in uniform, it’s hard to believe stories like this still exist.The military is just about the only employer these days who will fire you or demote you for having an affair, for instance. Last week the story broke of a Navy Commander who had an affair with a 23-year-old he met on a dating site.After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.Hi everyone, Question here, I'm a 30 year old guy and starting a job soon for a federal contractor where I start first and then apply for secret or TS clearance.It sounds like a soap opera, but appears to be depressingly real.A Navy press release noted that Ward had been relieved of command due to “lack of confidence” and “allegations of personal misconduct.” The reality is most security clearance issues are significantly less obvious than this.Interim is not important for me, just final adjudication.I travel for vacation internationally from time to time. For example, I might meet someone from China or Japan or Germany.
Several high-profile tech bloggers have been culling the data released from the Ashley Madison hack and using it to publicly out high-profile government figures -- several of whom have active federal security clearances.
(Assuming they do not ask me about anything that would tigger security flags).
I thought about making a policy for myself to make no foreign contacts.
For others, however, it can be a life-ruining decision – leaving us penniless, heartbroken and with many more problems heading our way.
The only way to avoid an online romance scam is to be aware of their occurrences and also to know how to spot them before they begin.