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Military’s Leading Insurance Providers

Military’s Leading Insurance Providers

Most days, members of the military have their hands full. From physical training and long duty hours to extended training cycles and deployments, service members can use any break available to save them time and money. Thankfully, there are few great insurance companies out there that put the needs of service members, veterans, and their […]

U.S. Veteran Benefits

All About U.S. Veteran Benefits The United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is a government-run military veteran advantage system with Cabinet-level status. It is administered by the United States Secretary of Veterans Affairs. History The Continental Congress of 1776 encouraged enlistments during the Revolutionary War providing retirement benefits for soldiers who were disabled. Direct […]

Another Military Personnel Budget Cut?

Another Military Personnel Budget Cut?

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel warned Tuesday that troops and their families will be asked to sacrifice on pay and benefits to preserve readiness in an era of tighter budgets. Hagel listed politically-charged changes to compensation and personnel policy as one of his top six priorities in reforming the military following the wars in Iraq and […]

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 […]