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What is the Military Alphabet?

What is the Military Alphabet?

Maybe you’ve decided you want to join one of the branches of military and you’ve stumbled upon the military alphabet. Even if you’re not considering joining the Army, Navy, Air Force or Marines, the military alphabet provides plenty of intrigue. It dates back over a century and has been featured on just about every war […]

Save Money With Military Friendly Insurance Companies

Save Money With Military Friendly Insurance Companies

Most days, members of the military have their hands full. From physical training and long duty hours to extended training cycles and deployments, service members can use any break available to save them time and money. Thankfully, there are few great insurance companies out there that put the needs of service members, veterans, and their […]

Daring Tips You Need To Know When Choosing Your Military Branch

Daring Tips You Need To Know When Choosing Your Military Branch

Dr. Scott A. Ostrow, Lt Col, USAF (Retired)printed by permission from US Military! Throughout my 27-year military career (as enlisted and officer, Active Duty and Reserve) I was given the opportunity, several times, to serve in recruiting. In my current position, as an Air Force JROTC instructor, I am often asked advice from my students […]

Getting College Credits While Serving In The Marines

Getting College Credits While Serving In The Marines

Marine service members have options when considering online schools. Even though being in the Marines takes a lot of time and energy, this doesn’t mean you shouldn’t consider opportunities to invest in your abilities and think about future goals. There are so many reasons why you should explore this option in more detail. You don’t […]

How To Successfully Retire From The US Marines

How To Successfully Retire From The US Marines

How do you see yourself spending your time after leaving or retiring from the US Marines? Each military branch offers support options to help you make the transition, but what are things you want to do and how do you plan for life after being in the US Marines? As you set out to define […]

Thank God For Our Military Veterans

Thank God For Our Military Veterans

My freedom to vote, to voice my opinion, to wear what I want, work where I want, read what I want, attend church where I want; all are freedoms that we as Americans enjoy. If I am being honest with you and with myself, I know I take them for granted at times, but catch […]

Can Veterans Get More Than One VA Loan At A Time?

Many applicants already with a VA loan are constantly asking this question: Can you have more than one VA loan? Some may argue about this concept and have answers for why you can or cannot. How you go about obtaining your next loan after the first may vary depending on how you go about the […]

VA Loans with Bankruptcy and Foreclosers

VA Loans with Bankruptcy and Foreclosers

Getting a VA loan after filing bankruptcy or going through foreclosure is something most people don’t anticipate happening to them. Either situation can make things more difficult for potential borrowers financially moving forward. Your credit score takes a hit and if you do obtain credit again, interest rates could be high making monthly payments even […]

VA and FHA Home Loans For US Marines

VA and FHA Home Loans For US Marines

Are you a Marine veteran and interested in comparing FHA vs VA home loans? FHA and VA loans are both backed by the federal government. They are similar in different ways but they have details that set them apart. To really understand how you can benefit from each option is to review details carefully and […]