Benefit Description The Montgomery GI Bill - Selected Reserve program may be available to you if you are a member of the Selected Reserve. The Selected...
Members of the armed services serve our nation heroically during times of great need, but what happens when they experience great needs of their own because...
A nine-member commission, established by Congress under the National Defense Authorization Act for 2013, is traveling the country to hear testimony from military commanders and other scheduled speakers at public hearings. The Military Compensation and Retirement Modernization Commission is tasked with recommending changes to military pay and retirement programs. Its goal is to help ensure the “long-term health […]
ARLINGTON, VA – Military Handbooks has released their FREE 2014 handbooks for military personnel. These handbooks, written specifically for military service members, include a variety of information about pay, benefits, education and transitioning from the military. Download any of the handbooks for FREE or purchase a printed copy. Don’t forget to tell all of your […]
Think back to grade school and fall parties. You know, the ones they used to call “Halloween” parties where the kids dressed up and paraded their costumes around, played “pin-the-hat-on-the-witch” and ate candy most of the day? Even though much of the “Halloween” tradition is no longer in public school systems, a new tradition started […]
If you’re looking for a place to pursue or continue your education, you’ve probably visited the GI Bill website. After all, you’ve earned your military education benefits and don’t want to squander them on a mediocre school or burn through them too quickly. You may have noticed something called the VA Principles of Excellence. These […]
It’s just about dawn when your little ones jump on your bed, excitedly yelling, “Santa came! Santa came!” then bolt out your bedroom door. You look across the bed, empty but it feels too weird and somehow wrong to use the entire bed while he’s deployed. Bleary eyed from staying up until 2 a.m. wrapping […]