Military Monday – Money News You Can Use on 1 OCT 2018

Military Monday – Money News You Can Use on 1 OCT 2018

It’s Monday, so I wanted to give you some military-specific financial news that you can use:   As you probably already heard, there will be no government shutdown. This week there were a few articles about the GI Bill. Some students using the GI Bill received...
12 Best Financial Benefits of Being in the Military

12 Best Financial Benefits of Being in the Military

I recently stumbled upon a cool post on Kiplinger.com about the 10 Best Financial Benefits for Military Families. I thought it was a pretty good list, and even as a senior officer I’ve used a number of these benefits myself or made them part of our charity...
Military Monday – Money News You Can Use on 13 AUG 2018

Military Monday – Money News You Can Use on 13 AUG 2018

It’s Monday, so I wanted to give you some military-specific financial news that you can use:   This post on LinkedIn explains how “transitioning service members” can get 100,000 free Hilton Honors Points, equivalent to 4-6 free nights in their...
Major Changes to the GI Bill and Tuition Assistance

Major Changes to the GI Bill and Tuition Assistance

We’ve written about saving for college expenses and the GI Bill before, but within the last week they announced some pretty serious changes to the way the GI Bill and the Tuition Assistance (TA) program works. Let’s take a look at what was changed.   DoD...
5 Things for Veterans to Know About Expanded GI Benefits

5 Things for Veterans to Know About Expanded GI Benefits

Here’s another good article from U.S. News that summarizes the changes in the new Forever GI Bill: 5 Things for Veterans to Know About Expanded GI Benefits GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about...