University of the Virgin Islands Launches New Online Division to Offer Undergraduate and Graduate Degree Programs

Through the newly established UVI Online Division, UVI ( now offers courses and programs in a 100% online format. Courses start the second...

2016 Military Handbooks – Now Available

2016 AFTER THE MILITARY HANDBOOK.... maximizing the benefits of a military career, transitioning to the private sector and supporting your family, relocation...

5 Degrees That Are in Demand

It’s no secret that college graduates have an easier time finding a job than those without a degree. But with hundreds of majors to choose from, it can be difficult...

Tips for a Successful Transition to Civilian Work

Military transition to the civilian workforce can both be exciting and challenging new adventure. It is no easy task to align separation, maximize career...

Hero Miles Program

No one likes that phone call, civilian or military; a loved one is injured or seriously ill and you should be by his or her side. Anybody who has had to purchase a last-minute ticket knows the costs can be exorbitant. If you are the spouse of a military family member, you 1) are mostly […]

Servicemembers Group Life Insurance – An Overview of Benefits

There’s a peace of mind that comes with knowing your loved ones will be cared for.  The Veterans Administration offers a number of life insurance programs to servicemembers at lower costs. These programs are designed to provide financial assistance to servicemembers’ payable in the event of death or, in some cases, traumatic injury. Servicemembers Group […]

Is SGLI Enough?

The prime directive to keep in mind when doing your life insurance planning is this: Have enough to replace your income for the people you love. Now, that said, let’s take a look at what the maximum SGLI benefit of $400,000 can accomplish. First, how long are you planning on being dead? Usually, that’s quite […]

Veterans Get Help Through VR&E

Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment (VR&E) is a program that assists Veterans who have service-connected disabilities obtain and maintain suitable employment. Independent living services are also available for severely disabled Veterans who are not currently able to seek employment. Additional information is available at Eligibility: A veteran must have a VA service-connected disability rated at least […]

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