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10/17/2014

Sunday, October 26th marks the fourth annual observance of National Day of the Deployed. With recent international developments, it’s more important than ever that our deployed military service...

8/1/2014

YOU ARE if you’re an active duty or a retired member of the U.S. Army, Air Force, Marines, Air Force or Coast Guards; in the reserves (including I.R.R. and National Guard); an…

7/15/2014

A growing number of veterans are going into business for themselves. Now more than ever, it’s important for those leaving the service to consider all their career options and...

2/16/2014

Are you a short-timer about to transition out of the military? Here’s a throwback from Korea and Vietnam days...

9/16/2013

The last Sunday in September has been observed as Gold Star Mother’s Day since 1936. Today, Gold Star Mother’s and Family’s Day honors the mothers and families of those who have...

9/2/2013

If your next mission is transitioning out of military into the civilian life, one of your first questions is probably how to figure the civilian salary that’s...

4/15/2013

Almost everyone’s life insurance needs to change over time. A number of factors can affect how much financial protection you need to meet changing financial responsibilities...

7/18/2012

USBA was founded in 1959 to meet the needs of active duty military personnel, who at that time wanted to supplement their SGLI $10,000 benefit and had...

7/30/2010

No one likes to think about the likelihood of having to make a claim on a life insurance policy. It is a difficult time. USBA makes every effort to make the process simple to...

3/7/2010

No strings attached! Just for joining USBA (it’s free), you can enroll for $5,000 of Group Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) coverage. As USBA’s way of saying “Thanks” for...

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