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11 July 2011 Military Report

The Military Report by Military.com is a weekly compilation of news items on everything military, including veterans benefits, education, medical and pay issues.  From this…



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GI Bill Changes: How Far Will They Go?

With the recent signing of the Post 9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Improvement Act, there has been a tremendous amount of discussion about the changes to…


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8 January 2011 Weekend Roundup

Loving all the good stuff on the internet this week!  I spent way too much time reading articles, and leaving tabs open for later.  I’ve…


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23 August 2010 Military Report

From the Military.com Military Report, update financial news for the military, veterans and their families: AAFES Fixes Credit Card Billing Errors – A processing error…


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10 May 2010 Military Report

From this week’s Military.com Military Report, useful financial news: End of Big Annual Pay Raises? – A Senate subcommittee heard testimony that Congress should end…


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26 April 2010 Military Report

From the  26 April 2010 Military Report at Military.com, lots of good news that deals with financial stuff:


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01 March 2010 Military Report

The Military Report is a weekly updates of news related to various programs and benefits for military and veteran families.  Financial news from the 1…


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Help The Vets You Know

Elsewhere on Military.com, Tom Philpott talks about the generations that came before us:  veterans and their families, many of whom leave service without understanding the…




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From The 1/25 Military Report

From the 1/25/2010 Military Report at Military.com, No Change in TRICARE Contractors Get the 2010 GI Bill Guide Need Financial Advice? Featured Job: Engineering Opportunities…


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VA Goes YouTube

The Veteran’s Administration has begun posting YouTube videos to help answer questions and highlight VA benefits.  One of the most recent videos highlights the VA…


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Military Report

Here's the weekly roundup of financial information from the Military.comMilitary Report : TRICARE Prime Travel Access Standards Changes Deal of the Week: Free Trial of…


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GI Bill Updates

The Department of Veteran's Affairs has released the final version of their rules on the Post 9/11 GI Bill that will become effective in August…


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Army Benefits Website

The Army has re-launched their benefits site, My Army Benefits.  The site is intended to be a one-stop resource for all things related to Army…


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Five Freebies

I spent a chunk of last week working with Myscha Theriault of Wise Bread on a post titled:  Married to the Military:  Five Freebies for…


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Benefits with Your Credit Cards

We often talk about the costs and problems with credit cards, but they can also offer some benefits as well.  However, here’s an excellent segment…