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FEDVIP Open Enrollment for Dental and Vision Insurance Starts Soon
If you want to begin or change your vision or retiree dental insurance, open enrollment is the time to do it.
Retirees Could Receive Tricare Refund Check
Military retirees who paid annual Tricare Prime enrollment fees in 2018 or 2019 could soon see a refund check in the mail.
Key Pentagon Official Endorses Commissary-Exchange Merger
Pentagon personnel have been directed to start planning for a prospective consolidation.
VA Is Changing GI Bill Payment Amounts for Some Online Classes
The change will mean more money for most people.
Purple Heart Recipients Can Save Thousands on VA Loan Fees
New law effective Jan. 1, 2020 could save you thousands!
DANTES Offers Free Test Retakes for College Credit Exams
Thousands of schools recognize the exams for credit.
Ex-Sailor Sentenced for Lying About Husband to Steal $140,000 in Benefits
Camesha Walters was a petty officer 3rd class living in Norfolk. Her husband was a foreign national living in Bangladesh.
VA Accepting Applications For New STEM GI Bill Soon
The new program will be available to those whose GI Bill has run out.
Specially Adapted Housing Program Must Expand to Meet Disabled Vets' Needs
When service members are injured in training or wounded on the battlefield, they often face unique challenges in recovering.
Senate Passes Blue Water Navy Bill, Cementing Victory for Ill Vietnam Veterans
The unanimous vote paves the way for President Trump's signature.