Tips for Returning Troops
For U.S. troops returning from overseas, personal-finance issues can be a sobering part of homecoming.
Nearly 150,000 service members returned from Iraq and Afghanistan last year, and 35,000 more came home from Afghanistan in the first two months of 2012, according to the Defense Department.
VOW to Hire Heroes Act 2011
The Veterans Opportunity to Work (VOW) to Hire Heroes Act of 2011, provides seamless transition for Servicemembers, expands education and training opportunities for Veterans, and provides tax credits for employers who hire Veterans with service-connected disabilities.
It is easy to get bogged down by all of the mundane and demanding tasks that a PCS requires. No one ever said PCSing was easy, but that doesn't mean it cannot be fun! Here are some FREE fun printables, applications and ideas to add a little joy into your next PCS.
Loosen Home Refinancing Rules, Lawmakers Say
Active-duty military homeowners would no longer have to live in a residence in order to refinance the mortgage at low interest rates, under a bipartisan amendment that could be attached to the 2013 defense authorization bill.
How Amazon Learned to Love Veterans
FORTUNE -- In a world where the typical preparation for becoming a junior executive at a Fortune 500 company is to go to college, sign on to some big corporation's management-training program, and perhaps pick up an MBA, Dennis Clancey stands out. Read More