Financial Tips for PCSing
Here are tips to make sure you don't pay more than you have to, and ways to limit the financial worry and stress of a PCS.
10 Things You Need to Know About Auto Insurance
Troops have special insurance needs, from storing vehicles while deployed to moving vehicles from one state to another on ord...
Benefits of a VA Loan in Today's Market
With mortgage rates continuing to hover at all-time lows and many homes selling at discounted prices, here's a run-down of ho...
Car Buying Tips for Military Personnel
To get the best deal, military servicemembers and their families need to be well prepared buyers.
Unique Ways to Save on State Taxes
You may be eligible for one of several tax breaks that could save you big money.
CARD Act Puts Kibosh on Increased Interest Rates
Generally, the new law should provide great relief to consumers. It requires credit card lenders to make terms, rates and fee...
7 Ways to Defend Your Finances When You're Deployed
In the midst of one of our nation's worst credit crises, more than ever, credit scores are a vital part of your financial uni...
Establishing a Financial Future After the Military
After leaving the service, financial habits can make an even bigger difference. Employers, landlords and lenders all take a c...
Top Tax Tips for Military Personnel
Except for those in combat zones or stationed outside the U.S., most troops and families must file by the traditional deadlin...
Getting Ahead of Your Debt
Millions of Americans -- civilians and servicemembers alike -- owe too much money. Today, the U.S. national debt tops $10 tri...
8 Tips to Reduce Tax-Time Stress
Just thinking about preparing your taxes can give you a headache. But being prepared going into tax season will make it easie...
Military Life Makes You a Target for Fraud
Your military life makes you a prime target for financial fraud and scams. Deployments, frequent relocations, and the unique...
Good Financial Hygiene: Basic Tips, Best Practices
Financial literacy is not taught in American schools. It is up to each of us to educate ourselves or risk making bad decision...
New Credit Card Rules a Bit Confusing
New credit card rules are now in effect as part of the Credit CARD Act. This legislation gives new consumer protections by im...
How to Protect Yourself from Predatory Lenders
All military personnel should know their rights and be able to spot predatory lending practices to avoid being made a victim.
Most Popular Military News
Air Force Leader Who Wrote Essay About Respecting Subordinates Fired for Disrespecting Subordinates
The command chief of the 20th Fighter Wing at Shaw Air Force Base, South Carolina, was removed from his position last month.
Army IDs Warrant Officers Killed in Afghanistan Helicopter Crash
Two soldiers assigned to Fort Hood, Texas, were killed in Wednesday’s helicopter crash in Afghanistan’s Logar Province.
As Gallagher Faces Loss of Trident, Lawyers Claim SEAL Brass Showed Contempt for Trump
Navy SEAL Chief Eddie Gallagher's high-profile legal battle has been fraught with controversy.
The Air Force Could Retire These 8 Fighter Planes and Bombers
Some think that getting rid of the old stuff to make room for the new makes sense.
Trump Issued Pardons in Soldiers' War Crimes Cases. What Now?
The attorneys' concerns are tied less to the specifics of the cases and more to the broad implications of Trump's actions.
Latest Military Videos
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Arlington National Cemetery, Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Changing of the Guard. (DoD video)
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U.S. Coast Guard crews transfer bales of seized cocaine from a semi-submersible suspected smuggling vessel onto Coast Guard interceptor...
'Guardian Angels' Still Defending Against Insider Attacks in Afghanistan
"A lot of the Guardian Angel mission is to anticipate an opportunity for attack."
Hear That, Sgt. Rover? Better Ear Protection Coming for Military Working Dogs
A new, flexible hood a little more than an inch thick is expected to better protect military working dogs from hearing loss.
Major Dismissed for Affair with Deployed Soldier's Wife Gains Sentence Review
Maj. Jason A. Scott is asking the military's highest court to overturn the sentence.
Navy Not Doing Enough to Evaluate Training Changes After Deadly Collisions: GAO
The Navy must change the way it evaluates SWO training as part of an ongoing push to prevent catastrophic ship collisions.
Navy's Top SEAL Can Revoke Tridents. Here's Why He's Sending Gallagher to a Board Instead
Chief Eddie Gallagher's legal team is hitting back against the idea of revoking his trident.
Air Force News
Improved Uniforms Coming Soon for Female Security Forces Airmen
Female Security Forces airmen will soon see new updates to the bulky uniforms they wear while guarding bases worldwide.
2 Airmen Dead After T-38 Trainer Aircraft Accident at Vance AFB
The mishap occurred at approximately 9:10 a.m. during a routine training event and required emergency personnel to respond.
He Was the Sole JTAC Supporting a Green Beret Team. Then Machine-Gun Fire Rained Down
Air Force Tech Sgt. Cody Smith doesn't believe he is "remarkable" or "special" in any way.
Marine Corps News
CO of Marines' Wounded Warrior Regiment Fired Amid Loss of Confidence
The colonel in charge of the Marine Corps' unit supporting wounded, ill and injured warriors has been removed from his post.
Marine Corps' Plan for 1,500-Foot Sea Wall Raises Concern in Hawaii
The proposal comes amid statewide concern over rising sea levels and eroding beaches.
Marine Veteran Imprisoned in Iran Sues US for Withholding Victim Funds
Amir Hekmati was imprisoned and abused by Iranian authorities for years over accusations he was a spy.
Coast Guard News
Coast Guardsman Charged with Murder Released from Brig amid Change in Charges
Seaman Ethan W. Tucker was arrested August 28 after a Coast Guard investigation into the death of Seaman Ethan Kelch.
Coast Guard Moves Alabama Training After Swimmers Fall Ill
News outlets report training has been moved from Mobile Bay to the Gulf of Mexico.
Coast Guard Seizes Shocking $69 Million Worth of Cocaine from Drug-Running Sub
Video shows the crew of the Cutter Harriet Lane removing 5,000 pounds of cocaine from the semi-submersible vessel.