Car Buying: Do As I Say, Not As I Do
You've heard of the cobbler with holes in the bottom of his shoes or the plumber with leaky pipes, right? How about the finan...
Buying a New Car? Avoid Debt Regret
Have you ever settled yourself behind the wheel of your new car and been hit with a wave of financial regret?
3 Money Challenges for Military Families
Finances are front and center in the recently released 2014 Blue Star Families Military Family Lifestyle Survey.
Be Smart When Shopping for Back to School
Here are tips to help you do your back-to-school shopping in a way that won't break the bank.
5 Money Management Mistakes
There's no doubt about it: Managing your investments can be perilous -- ripe with opportunities to make a bad move.
Don't Cut Corners During a Military Divorce
Combine all that's at stake with the complex laws on this subject, and this is one area where you need help.
4 Ways to Make Rounding Up a Big Win
Uncle Sam rounds down. When you get an annual cost-of-living adjustment, your check is always rounded down to the nearest dol...
Don't Let Scary Numbers Haunt Your Finances
At Halloween, it's time once again to highlight some of the fearsome financial numbers haunting many Americans today.
How to Save $1,000 in 30 Days
Life is constantly reminding us of how important it is to have some money set aside for the unexpected.
A Recipe for Financial Success
The following recipe and ingredients can help you take charge of your personal finances.
Do the Math, Save Your Cash: Use BAH as It's Intended
Basic Allowance for Housing is designed to cover almost the entire cost of housing (99 percent to be exact), including utilit...
7 Tips to Rein In Back-to-School Spending
Americans spend nearly as much on back-to-school shopping as they do during the holidays.
Can Military Service Make You a Millionaire?
Here's a question to motivate you as we begin a new year: Can you retire from the military as a multimillionaire?
Busting Budgets Vs. Buying Smart
Just because you can buy it, doesn't mean you should. That basic financial rule of thumb is especially true when you're shopp...
A Military Money Must-Do
Sometimes it's difficult to set ourselves up for success -- even when we know what's in our long-term best interest.
Most Popular Military News
Navy Submarine That Went Missing with 80 Sailors Aboard Found 75 Years Later
A team of ocean explorers confirmed that the USS Grayback was discovered about 50 nautical miles south of Okinawa in June.
How Will Veterans Get On Base for Their New Commissary Access? No One Can Say
How will veterans and caregivers get access to base to shop? No one can say.
After Marine Died on Their Wedding Day, Spouse Pleads for a Proper Goodbye
Marine Master Sgt. Jeffrey Briar died Sept. 22, 2019, shortly after he and Jennifer Crowley were married.
The Army Is Thinking About Giving SOF PSYOP Soldiers a Distinctive New Beret
A distinctive uniform item for PSYOP soldiers is currently undergoing testing.
New Study Shows Veteran Benefit Discrepancies Between States
States offer a wide variety of benefits, from a high of 60 benefits in Illinois to a low of 22 in Hawaii and Oklahoma.
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SOCOM Is Field Testing Lightweight Body Armor Originally Developed for Its 'Iron Man' Suit
SpecOps forces are testing a combat armor designed to cover more of an operator's body than previous protective gear.
Hand Grenade Toxin Pollutes Water near Fort Jackson. But Where Is It Coming From?
The fort released information that traces groundwater contamination to an explosives range known as Kasserine Pass.
Lawmaker Calls for Answers on Army Recruiters' Use of China-Based App
A New York lawmaker wants Army Secretary Ryan McCarthy to explain the service's decision to allow recruiters to use TikTok.
Navy Warship to Be Named After Late Sen. Richard Lugar
Navy Secretary Spencer and members of the Lugar family will attend a private naming ceremony for the USS Richard G. Lugar.
New Special Pay, Bonuses May Be Coming for Navy EOD Techs as Mission Evolves
U.S. Navy Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) sailors could see more money from special pays and bonuses under a new vision.
Navy Denies Canceling Black Sea Op on Trump's Order
House Democrats released Anderson's testimony as part of a new public phase of the ongoing impeachment inquiry.
Air Force News
F-35 Still Falling Short on Combat Readiness, Official Says
Each of the JSF variants is still coming up short on combat readiness goals, according to the Pentagon's top weapons tester.
Plans for Pentagon's Future Flying Bomb Truck Begin to Take Shape
DoD officials may select a bomber already in the Air Force's inventory to become its munitions-packed "arsenal plane."
Marine Corps News
WWII Marine's Remains to Return Home 76 Years After Death
Pvt. Channing Whitaker died on Nov. 22, 1943 during the Battle of Tarawa in the Gilbert Islands in the South Pacific.
Expert Says Marine Veteran Sought Help from VA Days Before Killing 2 Cops
A clinical neuropsychologist testified the Marine Corps veteran went to the VA several times starting in May 2017.
Coast Guard News
Lawmakers Call for Stronger Boating Safety Measures as Coast Guard Rejects Recommendations
Members of California's congressional delegation say it's time for the Coast Guard to consider stronger protections.
Coast Guard to Name New Cutters After Reservists Who Died Responding to 9/11 Attacks
Two Sentinel-class fast response cutters will be named for Coast Guard veterans who lost their lives as first responders.
Coast Guard Frees an Unsightly Fisher Island Guest -- a Grounded 200-Foot Cargo Vessel
A Panamanian-flagged cargo vessel ran aground just north of Fisher Island.