The last few years have increased the awareness of solar energy as a way to save on monthly utility bills. We're always on the hunt for the best discounts and options for our military and veteran subscribers, and many have asked about solar recently. Solar shoppers are likely aware of the incentives available for all homeowners. Today, we're pulling together a basic Solar … [Read more...] about Are There Veteran/Military Discounts for Home Solar Energy?
Yes, it's still summer time technically, but that's not going to stop Home Depot from putting out their 15 foot Halloween decorations on display. We know some of you have already grabbed a PSL (pumpkin spiced latte) from Starbucks. Whether you're buying a $300 skeleton for your front yard, buying $10 coffees, or just trying to cover your bills, we know discounts can help a lot. … [Read more...] about 5 of Our Favorite Veteran Discounts This Fall
Veterans, we want to hear from you! Please take the poll, and feel free to leave any comments. … [Read more...] about Poll: How Connected Do You Feel?
Whether you're a veteran looking to secure benefits or just want proper identification reflecting your time in the military, this guide is designed to help. Here, we'll cover different types of veteran IDs and how you can obtain proof of service. Obtaining a Veteran ID and proof of service is not only a testament to the invaluable contribution one has made to our nation but … [Read more...] about Guide to Obtaining Veteran IDs and Proof of Service for U.S. Veterans
Life after active duty can be an adjustment, and one of the most significant decisions a veteran will make is where to live. With various cities offering different benefits, opportunities, and challenges, making a well-informed choice is crucial. To make things easier, we've compiled a list of the top ten best – and worst – cities for military veterans. The Best Cities … [Read more...] about 10 of the Best (and Worst) Cities for Military Veterans
Retired Navy SEAL, Larry Fowler, interviews fellow retired SEAL, Gary Ryals-Sammons. In this episode, Larry and Gary discuss life as a Navy SEAL, joining the military, BUD/S, and more. Gary tells his story about going to boot camp, learning how to swim, training, and what it takes to become a Navy SEAL. Larry asks, "was BUD/S a piece of cake for you?" Gary: "It was … [Read more...] about BUD/S Class of 1989, Retired Navy SEALs Interview
Your military service is about more than serving your country; it’s also a path towards ensuring your financial stability. One of the most powerful tools you have at your disposal is the Thrift Savings Plan (TSP). This article will provide a simple guide to help you understand the investment options available in your TSP. The Basics of Your TSP Think of the TSP as the … [Read more...] about Making the Most of Your Military Thrift Savings Plan: A Guide to Investment Options
If you're a veteran and planning a trip to Disney World, you may be eligible for special discounts and offers that can save you money on your vacation. Disney World offers a range of discounts and promotions for military members, including veterans. Here's what you need to know to take advantage of these deals. Military Discounted Tickets Disney World offers … [Read more...] about How Veterans Can Get Discounts at Disney World
Military families are looking for more ways to save on everyday purchases, and USAA has an easy-to-use solution for all of your online purchases. From travel purchases to groceries, the USAA MemberShop® makes getting cash back a breeze. Cash back is a form of rebate, which is considered tax free income. MemberShop® cash back savings arrive in the form of a check once your … [Read more...] about USAA Members: Use This Benefit for Extra Savings with Online Shopping
Service members in the military make great sacrifices to protect and serve their country. They often put themselves in harm's way. As a result, many suffer physical and emotional injuries. These brave men and women deserve recognition for their dedication and sacrifice, and one way to do so is by offering discounts for veterans. Military discounts provide special pricing or … [Read more...] about Military Discounts: 10 Companies with Exclusive Offers for Veterans