Category: Military Life

Tips on Preparing for Military Transition From a Marine Veteran

Transitioning from an active-duty servicemember into the civilian world can be a harrowing expe..

Vets Can Make A Difference Through Volunteer Firefighting

Patriotism is in the air during the summer months. It starts with Memorial Day and flows into J..

Handling the Stress You Have About Your Service Member

You may feel pride that your child, grandchild, bother, sister, significant other or friend is ..

Cancelled or Postponed Deployment: Time for Contingency Planning

Gearing up for a deployment can be stressful. But getting those orders cancelled or postponed c..

Life After Basic Army Combat Training

Following your Army basic combat training, you’ll take one of two paths, advanced individual ..

VA Health Care for Veterans

If you're a veteran who served with honor, you're eligible to enroll for VA Health Care. The V..

For Veterans: All the Benefits of Home

You saw your share of moving in the military. Now, as a veteran, maybe you're thinking about se..

Which GI Bill Is Best for You?

You proudly served your country, but what’s next? Now it’s time to put the GI Bill to use..

On Memorial Day: Thank You, Veterans

This Memorial Day in the U.S. — like every Memorial Day — we commemorate and remember those..

Military Promotions: What Friends and Family Should Know

A military promotion is a significant achievement in a service member’s career. It’s a test..