10 Things You Need to Know About Auto Insurance
Troops have special insurance needs, from storing vehicles while deployed to moving vehicles from one state to another on ord...
Benefits of a VA Loan in Today's Market
With mortgage rates continuing to hover at all-time lows and many homes selling at discounted prices, here's a run-down of ho...
Car Buying Tips for Military Personnel
To get the best deal, military servicemembers and their families need to be well prepared buyers.
CARD Act Puts Kibosh on Increased Interest Rates
Generally, the new law should provide great relief to consumers. It requires credit card lenders to make terms, rates and fee...
Unique Ways to Save on State Taxes
You may be eligible for one of several tax breaks that could save you big money.
Establishing a Financial Future After the Military
After leaving the service, financial habits can make an even bigger difference. Employers, landlords and lenders all take a c...
7 Ways to Defend Your Finances When You're Deployed
In the midst of one of our nation's worst credit crises, more than ever, credit scores are a vital part of your financial uni...
Getting Ahead of Your Debt
Millions of Americans -- civilians and servicemembers alike -- owe too much money. Today, the U.S. national debt tops $10 tri...
Top Tax Tips for Military Personnel
Except for those in combat zones or stationed outside the U.S., most troops and families must file by the traditional deadlin...
Military Life Makes You a Target for Fraud
Your military life makes you a prime target for financial fraud and scams. Deployments, frequent relocations, and the unique...
8 Tips to Reduce Tax-Time Stress
Just thinking about preparing your taxes can give you a headache. But being prepared going into tax season will make it easie...
New Credit Card Rules a Bit Confusing
New credit card rules are now in effect as part of the Credit CARD Act. This legislation gives new consumer protections by im...
Good Financial Hygiene: Basic Tips, Best Practices
Financial literacy is not taught in American schools. It is up to each of us to educate ourselves or risk making bad decision...
Plan Now to Have a Happy, Debt-Free Holiday
As you get ready for the holidays, if you plan to join the majority of Americans who will search for ways to cut costs, check...
How to Protect Yourself from Predatory Lenders
All military personnel should know their rights and be able to spot predatory lending practices to avoid being made a victim.
Most Popular Military News
After PT Deaths, Air Force Weighs Separating Waist Measurement from Fitness Test
The Air Force's top enlisted leader said some airmen go to extremes, even starving themselves, to pass the tape test.
Air Force to Institute New Fitness Requirements for Commanders
Starting next week, commanders will be expected to stay in shape, according to Chief of Staff Gen. David Goldfein.
The Air Force Has Declared War on Hopelessness in the Ranks
Toxic leadership appears to contribute to "hopelessness," according to the top enlisted person and chief of staff.
This Osprey-Style Drone Could Help Marines Protect Navy Warships
The Marine Corps is considering using a massive drone not unlike its MV-22B Osprey to protect ships.
A Missing ID Card Spent 50 Years in Vietnam. Now It's Coming Home
How the card was discovered after 50 years missing is an unlikely story of serendipity.
Latest Military Videos
John Ennis of Elbit Systems shows off Elbit's new night vision binoculars at Modern Day Marine 2019.
Ralph Petroff of Marathon Targets talks about his company's realistic shooting targets at Modern Day Marine 2019.
Military fitness guru Stew Smith explains how to do the Army’s Combat Fitness Test (ACFT) push-up.
Jim Miller of Sarcos and Tom Russell of NEXLOG talk about the applications of their new prototype exoskeleton suit.
When TSgt Amber Wilson isn't supporting the 192nd Support Squadron's mission as a Formal Training Technician, she's out on...
Fort Jackson Soldier Dies Preparing for Training Drill, Officials Say
Providence Hospital staff said the 18-year-old Army recruit's death was not heat-related.
World War II Veteran, Who Met Patton Twice, Turns 100
Leonard Kieley was a commander of a tank company serving in Gen. George S. Patton's famous 4th Armored Division.
Iran Vows to Lead Gulf Security, as US Sends More Troops
President Rouhani warned that the presence of foreign forces could cause problems for the world's "energy security."
Greek Police Make Arrest in 1985 Hijacking of TWA Flight 847
The hijackers shot and killed U.S. Navy diver Robert Stethem.
Cost of Double-Lining Underground Fuel Storage Tanks Isn't Justified, Navy Says
The report notes that double-walling the tanks is expected to cost 10 times more than the current option.
Air Force News
'Col. Ned Stark' Sounds Off on Air Force Promotion System Overhaul
Col. Jason Lamb, took the stage before a packed audience of airmen with Lt. Gen. Brian Kelly.
About 75 People Gather at Area 51 Gate, 1 Person Arrested
The "Storm Area 51" invitation spawned festivals in the tiny Nevada towns of Rachel and Hiko nearest the military site.
For Air Force Drone Operators, Connection with Unmanned Aircraft Runs Deep
Air Force Col. Stephen Jones admits that having emotional ties to a drone may seem a bit strange to an outsider.
Marine Corps News
Missing Camp Pendleton Marine Found Unharmed in Texas
Lance Cpl. Job Wallace was taken into custody at a rest area in Navarro County, Texas.
This Tiny Thermal Weapons Optic with Red Dot Is Designed for Close Combat
The Close Quarter Thermal takes two CR-123 batteries, weighs approximately one pound and currently costs about $10,000.
Coast Guard News
Coast Guard Offloads 6 Tons of Cocaine, Worth About $435M
Four cutters intercepted a total of eight drug smuggling vessels in the Eastern Pacific Ocean over the past three months
Coast Guard Commander Charged with Importing Narcotics
According to a complaint, James Silcox III received three shipments of Tramadol to post-office boxes over the summer.
Coast Guard Discovers Abandoned Panga Boat with 41 Bales of Marijuana
A helicopter crew was dispatched to conduct a search for possible people in distress.