Car Buying: Do As I Say, Not As I Do
You've heard of the cobbler with holes in the bottom of his shoes or the plumber with leaky pipes, right? How about the finan...
Buying a New Car? Avoid Debt Regret
Have you ever settled yourself behind the wheel of your new car and been hit with a wave of financial regret?
How to Save $1,000 in 30 Days
Life is constantly reminding us of how important it is to have some money set aside for the unexpected.
A Recipe for Financial Success
The following recipe and ingredients can help you take charge of your personal finances.
Do the Math, Save Your Cash: Use BAH as It's Intended
Basic Allowance for Housing is designed to cover almost the entire cost of housing (99 percent to be exact), including utilit...
7 Tips to Rein In Back-to-School Spending
Americans spend nearly as much on back-to-school shopping as they do during the holidays.
Can Military Service Make You a Millionaire?
Here's a question to motivate you as we begin a new year: Can you retire from the military as a multimillionaire?
Busting Budgets Vs. Buying Smart
Just because you can buy it, doesn't mean you should. That basic financial rule of thumb is especially true when you're shopp...
A Military Money Must-Do
Sometimes it's difficult to set ourselves up for success -- even when we know what's in our long-term best interest.
Teens and Money: Actions Speak Louder Than Words
Repeating advice to teens is all very well, but nothing matches hands-on experience.
5 Money Misconceptions
The world of personal finance is home to more than a few mistaken beliefs.
Investing Doesn't Have to Be Scary
Investing strikes fear into the hearts of many. One way to ease those fears: Do it systematically.
How to Get Back on Track After a Bankruptcy
It's important to critically assess what went wrong and why, and then move forward with purpose. Here are five steps to consi...
Roth TSP Adds a Tool to Your Savings Kit
As a financial planner, I've told countless folks there's no silver bullet to fix their financial ailments. But the Roth Thri...
Budgeting Can Help You Weather Tough Times
When it comes to money, do you feel like you're always coming up short? Well, you're not alone.
Most Popular Military News
After PT Deaths, Air Force Weighs Separating Waist Measurement from Fitness Test
The Air Force's top enlisted leader said some airmen go to extremes, even starving themselves, to pass the tape test.
Air Force to Institute New Fitness Requirements for Commanders
Starting next week, commanders will be expected to stay in shape, according to Chief of Staff Gen. David Goldfein.
The Air Force Has Declared War on Hopelessness in the Ranks
Toxic leadership appears to contribute to "hopelessness," according to the top enlisted person and chief of staff.
This Osprey-Style Drone Could Help Marines Protect Navy Warships
The Marine Corps is considering using a massive drone not unlike its MV-22B Osprey to protect ships.
A Missing ID Card Spent 50 Years in Vietnam. Now It's Coming Home
How the card was discovered after 50 years missing is an unlikely story of serendipity.
Latest Military Videos
John Ennis of Elbit Systems shows off Elbit's new night vision binoculars at Modern Day Marine 2019.
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When TSgt Amber Wilson isn't supporting the 192nd Support Squadron's mission as a Formal Training Technician, she's out on...
Fort Jackson Soldier Dies Preparing for Training Drill, Officials Say
Providence Hospital staff said the 18-year-old Army recruit's death was not heat-related.
World War II Veteran, Who Met Patton Twice, Turns 100
Leonard Kieley was a commander of a tank company serving in Gen. George S. Patton's famous 4th Armored Division.
Iran Vows to Lead Gulf Security, as US Sends More Troops
President Rouhani warned that the presence of foreign forces could cause problems for the world's "energy security."
Greek Police Make Arrest in 1985 Hijacking of TWA Flight 847
The hijackers shot and killed U.S. Navy diver Robert Stethem.
Cost of Double-Lining Underground Fuel Storage Tanks Isn't Justified, Navy Says
The report notes that double-walling the tanks is expected to cost 10 times more than the current option.
Air Force News
'Col. Ned Stark' Sounds Off on Air Force Promotion System Overhaul
Col. Jason Lamb, took the stage before a packed audience of airmen with Lt. Gen. Brian Kelly.
About 75 People Gather at Area 51 Gate, 1 Person Arrested
The "Storm Area 51" invitation spawned festivals in the tiny Nevada towns of Rachel and Hiko nearest the military site.
For Air Force Drone Operators, Connection with Unmanned Aircraft Runs Deep
Air Force Col. Stephen Jones admits that having emotional ties to a drone may seem a bit strange to an outsider.
Marine Corps News
Missing Camp Pendleton Marine Found Unharmed in Texas
Lance Cpl. Job Wallace was taken into custody at a rest area in Navarro County, Texas.
This Tiny Thermal Weapons Optic with Red Dot Is Designed for Close Combat
The Close Quarter Thermal takes two CR-123 batteries, weighs approximately one pound and currently costs about $10,000.
Coast Guard News
Coast Guard Offloads 6 Tons of Cocaine, Worth About $435M
Four cutters intercepted a total of eight drug smuggling vessels in the Eastern Pacific Ocean over the past three months
Coast Guard Commander Charged with Importing Narcotics
According to a complaint, James Silcox III received three shipments of Tramadol to post-office boxes over the summer.
Coast Guard Discovers Abandoned Panga Boat with 41 Bales of Marijuana
A helicopter crew was dispatched to conduct a search for possible people in distress.