VA Benefits For Idiots Like Me

VA Benefits For Idiots Like Me

As the publisher of a USMilitary.com, we often receive questions regarding veteran benefits. Such questions like how do I file for health benefits, death benefits of a veteran, insurance, disability insurance and on and on. Earlier this week, I called the VA 800 number and asked about a host of my VA benefits. I have […]

Are You Taking a Stand For the American Flag Today?

Are You Taking a Stand For the American Flag Today?

Have you thought about what the American Flag means? What it symbolizes? Have you taught your children the history of the American Flag? Today the flag consists of thirteen horizontal stripes, seven red alternating with 6 white. The stripes represent the original 13 Colonies; the stars represent the 50 states of the Union. The colors […]

Are You Prepared To Join the US Marines

Are You Prepared To Join the US Marines

Preparing for the US Marines by Succeeding in the Classroom (A Guide for High School Juniors and Seniors) by Scott Ostrow for USMilitary.com If you’re a high school senior or junior and you are thinking of joining, or have decided to join, the US Marines, it is just as important that you prepare yourself as […]

Is a War or a Second D-Day Landing Coming?

Is a War or a Second D-Day Landing Coming?

The U.S. Marines have been practicing for a D-Day type of landing with mock beach landings in the Baltics. The drill was a part of the NATO Exercise Baltics Operation, which is an annual exercise with about 6,000 troops. It runs from June 1st to 16th and took places on a Latvia beach. The exercise […]

Why a Memorial Day?

Why a Memorial Day?

Memorial Day Weekend. Across this nation, families and friends are gathering together for picnics. Backyards are turned into a place of laughter and fellowship. People are firing up their grills, making salads, cookies, pies; setting out tables and chairs in the back yard, placing a radio in the kitchen window and welcoming those they care […]

US Marines Force Recon Careers

US Marines Force Recon Careers

MARSOC – Marine Special Operations Command MARSOF – Marine Special Operations Forces In the past, the Marine Corps did not like to use the label, “Special Operations” force or an “elite”

Are You Qualified For a VA Loan?

Are You Qualified For a VA Loan?

Here are some answers to a few of the top VA home loan questions. Veterans home loans can be confusing. The program helps veterans of the United States military get a home after they have served our country. However, the benefits provides are not exactly straight-forward and simple to understand. You may be wondering how […]

You Should Never Get Out of Shape After the Military

You Should Never Get Out of Shape After the Military

Military service comes to an end for all Marine veterans. Whether you loved serving or hated it, there’s a good chance you gained weight after your time in the service. It’s rather common for those leaving the military to gain weight. A year ago, the U.S. Army released a report showing that about half of […]

Should You Join The Marines or the Air Force?

Should You Join The Marines or the Air Force?

If it came down to the Air Force or Marines – Do you know the benefits of joining the Marines or the Air Force? Joining the military is a huge step to take. Not only will you be committing the next few years of your life to service, but you will also have to choose […]

Whey Women Should Join The Marines Today

Whey Women Should Join The Marines Today

Do you know the top reasons why women should join the Marines? While it may be hard to remember, there was a time when the majority of people thought men were the only ones able to handle military service. Those times have changed and women have the ability to enlist and serve their country today. […]

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