The Do’s and Don’ts of a Background Investigation Interview

Lindy Kyzer / Apr 27, 2018

Keep in mind the personal subject interview (PSI) is a critical part of your background investigation – and an opportunity.

Your MOS and a Security Clearance: Army Military Jobs Requiring Security Clearance

Ron Kness / Apr 27, 2018

In this article, we sample some Army Military Occupational Specialty (MOS) jobs that require holding a security clearance.  

What Happens if You Change Jobs in the Middle of a Security Clearance Investigation?

Merton Miller / Apr 25, 2018

Current processing times for periodic reinvestigations leave many individuals wondering if their security clearance is safe, even if they transfer jobs while under investigation.

White House Security Clearances: Fact vs. Fiction

Sean Bigley / Apr 22, 2018

Let’s take a moment to fact-check some actual statements about White House security clearances asserted on cable news.

Military Occupation Specialties and Security Clearances

Ron Kness / Apr 20, 2018

Not all security clearances are created equally, and not every military job requires a security clearance.

Security Clearance Statuses – How to Tell Where You’re At in the Process

Lindy Kyzer / Apr 16, 2018

Security clearance eligibility isn’t as simple as ‘approved’ or ‘denied.’ The Defense Security Service (DSS) Personnel Security Management Office for Industry (PSMO-I) outlines the various security clearance statuses.

Foreign Contact and Security Clearances

Lindy Kyzer / Apr 10, 2018

If you have contact with foreign nationals through your work or personal life, it’s important to report those foreign contacts to your security officer.

What Happens When Classified Information Is Needed in Court?

Christopher Burgess / Apr 9, 2018

The case of the US v. Weldon Marshall serves as an example of the Classified Information Procedures Act which is followed when classified information is required for a court case.