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4/16/2017

Two big changes are coming to U.S. military commissaries worldwide as a result of the 2017 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). They affect...

3/17/2017

According the Department of Veterans Affairs, roughly 20 veterans a day commit suicide nationwide. The VA study also shows approximately 70%...

11/16/2016

What do deployed troops really want to find in their care packages this holiday season? It turns out, some of the most appreciated gifts are practical items...

11/8/2016

Transitioning US military veterans interested in becoming entrepreneurs may not realize how much their military training and experience have already...

10/1/2016

If you’re reading this on a computer, tablet or smart phone, you’ve got everything you need to get an instant USBA life insurance quote – and...

9/1/2016

Among the millions of Americans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are many veterans who have transitioned out of the service...

8/15/2016

While most people know about federal benefits available to U.S. military veterans, not everyone is familiar with the valuable benefits offered by...

6/1/2016

For nearly 70 years, Washington, D.C. was without a Memorial Day parade to honor our Armed Forces on this sacred day. In 2005, this changed. The...

4/15/2016

Veterans, be aware. Recently, there’s been a sharp increase in reports of email phishing scams that target veterans, especially those in the process of...

12/15/2015

Whether your life insurance is provided by USBA, SGLI, VGLI or another insurer, it’s important to review your beneficiary periodically to make sure your...

12/1/2015

You can support fellow military members and veterans by supporting these nonprofit organizations...

8/17/2015

Life is full of change. Anyone who has served in the military knows some changes are within your control and others aren’t. That’s why it’s good to....

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