Dangerous Army Jobs

Dangerous Army Jobs

Despite the unimaginable risk of danger and unforeseen consequences, Army members who choose dangerous army jobs know they have to do whatever it takes for the success of the mission.

Can the Army Pay for College?

Can the Army Pay for College?

Joining the Army is both a career and an education, you will be trained in logistics, management, and leadership and also in the career path you choose. More and more people are asking can the army pay for college and if so, can the degree earned be transferred into civilian life and a civilian career? […]

The Current State Of Military Retirement Pay

The Current State Of Military Retirement Pay

In the past, the military retirement pay system was a very simple one. Those soldiers who served honorable for a period of twenty years would continue to receive half of their base active-duty pay immediately after retiring. This money came in the form of a guaranteed pension that would increase by about 2.5% with every […]

Top 10 Things a New Army Wife Needs to Know

Top 10 Things a New Army Wife Needs to Know

Marrying into the military takes a special kind of preparation and a willingness to deal with life outside of the norm in order to support your spouse’s military career. In order to have a successful transition from civilian to army wife, there are some important factors that need to be recognized and dealt with. The […]

Gays in the Military: First Gay General Promotion

Gays in the Military: First Gay General Promotion

In August 2012, the US Army made history once again.  Previously, gays in the military had to remain a “secret”, but as of last year – the policy was considered unconstitutional and the military made news again by promoting Brigadier General Tammy Smith, the first openly gay general in the United States. The task of […]

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