The Military Star Card and You

The Military Star Card and You

The Military Exchanges’ Credit Card – the MILITARY STAR Credit Card – is accepted at all administration trades and can be utilized online and for list buys. It can be utilized at all AAFES, Marine Corps, Navy, and Coast Guard Exchanges. Similar to a bank card such as Master Card or Visa, the Military Star […]

What Can the GI Bill Do for You?

What Can the GI Bill Do for You?

How the GI Bill Originated In 1944, as part of a variety of benefits given for veterans of World War II, the Servicemen’s Readjustment Act was introduced. Commonly referred to as the “GI Bill” (World War II veterans were commonly referred to as “GIs.”), it provided veterans with the opportunity for low-cost mortgages, low-interest business […]

US Air Force

US Air Force

The United States Air Force is the most recent branch of the Armed Forces to be officially organized. Although the United States had an unofficial Air Force serving as a special division on the United States Army, the official organization of the Air Force took place in 1947. The United States Air Force boasts some […]

Coast Guard

Coast Guard

The United States Coast Guard is the smallest branch of the Armed Forces. The Coast Guard had its formal beginnings in 1915, with the express purpose of providing life-saving watchfulness on the coast of the United States. Over the years, the mission of the Coast Guard has expanded to provide law-enforcement to the coastline, search […]

US Marine Corps

US Marine Corps

The United State Marine Corps (or USMC) is one of the proudest units of fighting men and women in the world. The United States Marine Corps offers some of the most advanced and comprehensive training in the United States Armed Forces. The United States Marine Corps accepts the best and most elite men and women […]

Can I choose any National Guard Career?

Can I choose any National Guard Career?

I want to join the National Guard! Many people want to serve their country, and being part of the Guard is one of the best ways of doing so. If you are going to join it makes good sense to choose a career path that will pay off in the future. In short, you are […]

National Guard Age Requirements

National Guard Age Requirements

No matter who you are, there is a good chance that you qualify to join the National Guard. Of course, there are always exceptions. If you want to learn more about National Guard requirements you are not alone. Did you know that your age could affect whether or not you are accepted into the Guard? […]

National Guard Physical Requirements

National Guard Physical Requirements

If you are interested in joining the National Guard you will have to meet certain physical size and fitness requirements. After all, if you are going to serve your country you must be in tip top shape. For more information on joining the National Guard, including physical requirements, click here to request a free packet. […]

National Guard Education Requirements

National Guard Education Requirements

Are you interested in joining the National Guard? If so, you probably qualify to do so. But of course, there are people who are ineligible for one reason or the next. Your education may disqualify you from being able to join the National Guard. If you want to learn more about joining the National Guard, […]

Ten Hottest Careers

Ten Hottest Careers

When you choose a career, it’s important to remember not only to choose something that interests you, but something that offers a long-term potential of employment. Finding jobs that are hiring now and will be hiring in the future can be an important step towards safeguarding your future. One way to find more information about […]