Employment & Military / Military Benefits

  • New bill would protect military members' right to go to court

      

    A few years ago, the Servicemembers' Civil Relief Act was strengthened to provide new protections to active duty military. But after some companies were reportedly finding loopholes...

  • Veterans Day discounts, deals & freebies!

      

    This Wednesday, November 11, is Veterans Day -- a day to honor and celebrate all of the brave men and women in uniform who have fought for this great nation and the freedoms we enjoy...

  • Military Guide: Getting your finances and affairs in order

      

    BEFORE YOU GO...   Get your finances and affairs in order with this checklist: Banking & Debt   Lower the interest rates on your debt. The law requires...

  • Donate expired coupons to the troops

      

    We all like to save money, right? Here's an opportunity to get even more out of your coupon-clipping skills than you thought possible, and help the brave men and women who protect our country...

  • A look at the Georgia State Defense Force (GSDF)

      

    The Georgia State Defense Force (GSDF) is the all-volunteer, uniformed, unpaid branch of the Georgia Department of Defense, which includes the Army and Air National Guard. The State Defense Force...

  • American Airlines stops Marine vet, service dog from boarding flight

      

    LOS ANGELES — A Marine Corps veteran from Virginia claims that American Airlines stopped him and his service dog from boarding a recent flight. According to ABC News, Jason Haag –...

  • Florida woman, 85, donates home to Army vet injured in Iraq

      

    EUSTIS, Fla. — A wounded veteran and his family are stepping foot into a brand new life on Friday. Because of Army veteran Tommy Travis' sacrifices, a Eustis woman has donated...

  • U.S. Navy triples paid maternity leave

      

    Women serving in the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps just got some great news! They now have 18 weeks of paid maternity leave -- tripling the amount previously allowed.  Why the Navy is...

  • National program provides a free education for military spouses

      

    Clark looks at the military spouse fellowship and how it's helping families around the world

  • Run a Free Background Check on Yourself

      

    Have you seen what's out there on the Internet about you? I've got some free ways for you to get it done.We're in an era when many online databases are publicly available. But the info that's...

  • Free FICO Score for Active Duty Military

      

    I have a special place in my heart for the brave men and women in our armed forces. And now, I have word of a new way that active duty personnel can see their real true FICO score for free...

  • Best Credit Cards for Military Members

      

    Looking for the best credit cards for military personnel? I've got new info to share with you. The best credit cards for military personnel Pentagon Federal Credit Union has just launched the...

  • Military Warned To Stay Away From For-Profit Colleges

      

    Military personnel seeking a college education after they serve their country are getting ripped off by recruiters at for-profits colleges. While there are new rules in place to protect them, I'm...

  • Let Congress Know You Want Veteran's Benefits Upheld

      

    I have been gravely upset about veterans or their family members being unable to get timely medical care -- or any medical care at all -- from the VA system.In America, the number of people...

  • 6 affordable ways to honor a veteran

      

    As we prepare to celebrate Veterans' Day on Nov. 11, the sacrifices our soldiers, veterans, and their families make will surely be on our minds.This holiday is a time to reflect on the little...