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...
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...
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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...
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.
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...
Understanding Home Equity Loans and Cash-out Refinance
Here are some tips that will help you identify the right time and ways to use home equity loans.
Six Smart Money-Saving Moves
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Don't Go Without Renters Insurance
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6 Ways to Build Savings After Transition
Servicemembers who transition or retire from active duty may be concerned about job opportunities, especially in our current...
How to Protect, Improve Your Credit Score
Military servicemembers who have security clearances need to pay extra attention to their credit ratings.
7 Tips for a Financially Healthy 2013
Here are some basic, easy-to-follow tips to finish off 2012 right and to make your 2013 a financially successful year.
How to Manage Rising Home and Mortgage Prices
Housing prices and mortgage interest rates are rising, making it more expensive than any time in recent memory to buy a home....
4 Ways to Budget for a New Baby
The birth of a baby is a joyous occasion for many couples. Unfortunately, for the unprepared, reality can soon crash the part...
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The words drill instructors use have an "enormous" effect on recruits.
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An official says the Army and local law enforcement are providing security as he testifies during the impeachment hearing.
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The decorated soldier and White House aide is about to get his chance to tell his story publicly.
Navy Recruits Are Now Using Their Fingerprints to Sign Enlistment Documents
Using fingerprints to sign documents has enabled recruiters to work digitally the entire time instead of printing pages.
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Navy leaders have acknowledged several missteps that led to the fatal accident.
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Air Force News
The Air Force Could Retire These 8 Fighter Planes and Bombers
Some think that getting rid of the old stuff to make room for the new makes sense.
Airman of the Year Earns Silver Star for Heroism in Afghan Firefights
One firefight went on for nearly 10 hours.
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When he could not provide a valid license to the guards, the Air Force called the local police.
Marine Corps News
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Michael Alexander Brown is wanted for questioning in the murder of his mother's boyfriend.
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An explosion took both of Jones' legs above the knees and caused severe damage to his right forearm and both wrists.
Coast Guard News
Coast Guard Seizes Shocking $69 Million Worth of Cocaine from Drug-Running Sub
Video shows the crew of the Cutter Harriet Lane removing 5,000 pounds of cocaine from the semi-submersible vessel.
Coast Guard to Reconsider Vessel Safety Improvements That It Had Rejected
A service leader said it will reconsider the measures in the aftermath of a fire that killed 34 people on a dive boat.
NTSB: Coast Guard Ignored Duck Boat Safety Proposals
Investigators say the changes might have prevented last year's Missouri accident, which killed 17 people.