Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving!

This Thanksgiving season, we would like to express our appreciation for veterans and service members who do protect or have protected our great Nation so that we can afford this opportunity to enjoy time with family and friends. CLICK TO ENLARGE Reasons why we're thankful... The brave men and women in the U.S. Armed Forces Veterans who served to protect our Nation Military spouses and family Deployed service members protecting our Nation so … [Read More...]

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2015 Military Pay Raise

The proposed military pay increase for fiscal year 2015 is 1% according to the FY 2015 defense budget.  The House of Representatives passed a 1.8% version which would need to be signed by the Senate and the President. The 1% increased based on the Department of Defense’s recommendation and President Obama’s proposal in the Fiscal Year 2015 Budget proposal that was sent to Congress.  The DoD’s recommendation was based on the need to slow the growth in military pay.  However, these changes are … [Read More...]

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2015 BAH (Basic Allowance for Housing) Rates

The proposed 2015 BAH rate increase based on the Department of Defense’s fiscal year 2015 budget is 1.5%.  However, the DOD is also proposing that service members slowly start to pay 5% of out-of-pocket costs and to eliminate renters insurance from BAH rate calculations, another 1%.  Over a three year period this would effectively reduce […]

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2014 Top Online Military Friendly Colleges

2014 Online Military Friendly Colleges

2014 top online military friendly colleges for active-duty, veterans, military spouses, and dependents.  There are over 11,000 higher education institutions to choose from, and finding one that meets your individual needs while … [Read More...]

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