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Air Force Aid Society Publishes Info

The Air Force Aid Society (AFAS) has published an In Event of A Government Shutdown FAQ list.   I honestly find the questions and answers to…




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New MyCAA Program Reopens

The new MyCAA program reopened yesterday.  I am sure the system is swamped (I can’t find out because I’m no longer eligible.)  If you are…


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Spouse Tuition Aid Program

While researching the military relief societies quick no-interest loan programs, I stumbled across another interesting benefit from The Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society (NMCRS).  The NMCRS…



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MOAA Clarifies MyCAA ???s

The Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) has put together a nice FAQ sheet that helps to explain some of the questions about how the…






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GI Bill Experiences and Stories

Using the GI Bill has always had its challenges: understanding all the various rules and limitations is hard. With the new Post 9/11 GI Bill,…


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Pat Tillman Scholarship

Applications are open for the 2010 Pat Tillman Military Scholarship, offered by the Pat Tillman Foundation.  Applications are due by 5 pm on April 30th. …


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Update About Allowances & FAFSA

A quick update to my previous post:  The financial aid office from my college called me yesterday.  The very nice representative had spent several days…



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Navy Family Scholarships

I just found a link to two scholarship opportunities for specific Navy family members.  The deadline is in five days, so look and act quickly: …