Mary Ann Eckberg
What the Military Clause Means When Breaking a Lease
The Servicemember Civil Relief Act allows an active-duty member out of a lease with official military orders.
Check for Big Ticket Issues When Buying a Home
Take a look at these big ticket issues that could come up during a home inspection.
3 Home Maintenance Tasks You Won’t See on Reality Shows
It’s easy to feel a sense of anticipation when watching a home improvement show. But what about the important household repai...
Thinking of Buying a Fixer-Upper? Keep These Points in Mind
If you’re shopping for a house, are you considering a place with renovation potential? Keep these points in mind before buyin...
Organize Your Home Now for a PCS Ahead
For a military family, there is no better time than the present to start going through our things. If you have a pending PCS,...
Make Plans Now for Tax Preparation Ahead
If you happen to be a landlord, now is the time to review the end of the year paperwork tied to your rental property.
4 Tasks to Ready Your Home For Renters
If you plan to rent out your house, it’s good to think about what you’ll need to do to make it ready for tenants. Consider ad...
Should I Have Renters Insurance in Military Housing?
No matter the value of your goods, in the whirlwind of military life it may be a good idea to add a sense of security.
Keep Your Cool with These Summer Home Maintenance Tips
With increasingly warm weather ahead, we’re thinking of how to maintain a pleasant temperature indoors.
Why Military Families Should (or Shouldn't!) Buy a Home
While considering this question, there are three key points for a potential military homebuyer to consider: finances, timing,...
Tax Benefits of Homeownership for Military Families
As tax time approaches, military members and their families should explore the special advantages the IRS extends to them.
11 Things You’ll Wish You Hadn’t Moved
Military spouses share what they wish they hadn't packed with their last PCS. See what you would add!
4 Tips for Researching Your New Neighborhood
Consider these tips when scouting out a new neighborhood.
Top 10 Don’ts of Home Selling
With military families coming and going during PCS season , you’ll want your ad to stand out amidst the inventory in your are...
Most Popular Military News
Airman of the Year Earns Silver Star for Heroism in Afghan Firefights
One firefight went on for nearly 10 hours.
Air Force Engineers Invent a 'Fortress' Against Mass Shooters
An Air Force engineer and his team have developed a sturdy, portable, yet affordable door barricade.
Trump Restores Rank to SEAL, Grants Clemency for Soldiers in War Zone Crimes Cases
"As the President has stated, 'when our soldiers have to fight for our country, I want to give them the confidence to fight.'...
'Black Hawk Down' Veteran Dies at Age 64
James McMahon served 16 years in the Army's 75th Ranger Regiment and then later as a member of the elite Delta Force.
The Most Muscular Unit in the Marine Corps Is Accepting Applications
If you can squat more than 300 pounds -- and then do it again nine more times -- the Marines may have an elite job for you.
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Arlington National Cemetery, Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Changing of the Guard. (DoD video)
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U.S. Coast Guard crews transfer bales of seized cocaine from a semi-submersible suspected smuggling vessel onto Coast Guard interceptor...
Major Dismissed for Affair with Deployed Soldier's Wife Gains Sentence Review
Maj. Jason A. Scott is asking the military's highest court to overturn the sentence.
Army IDs Warrant Officers Killed in Afghanistan Helicopter Crash
Two soldiers assigned to Fort Hood, Texas, were killed in Wednesday’s helicopter crash in Afghanistan’s Logar Province.
Expert Soldier Badge Test an Unforgiving Wakeup Call for Non-Infantry Troops
Out of 95 soldiers who began ESB testing, only three remain in the running to earn the Army's newest skill badge.
Navy Not Doing Enough to Evaluate Training Changes After Deadly Collisions: GAO
The Navy must change the way it evaluates SWO training as part of an ongoing push to prevent catastrophic ship collisions.
Navy's Top SEAL Can Revoke Tridents. Here's Why He's Sending Gallagher to a Board Instead
Chief Eddie Gallagher's legal team is hitting back against the idea of revoking his trident.
Air Force News
2 Airmen Dead After T-38 Trainer Aircraft Accident at Vance AFB
The mishap occurred at approximately 9:10 a.m. during a routine training event and required emergency personnel to respond.
He Was the Sole JTAC Supporting a Green Beret Team. Then Machine-Gun Fire Rained Down
Air Force Tech Sgt. Cody Smith doesn't believe he is "remarkable" or "special" in any way.
National Guard General Won’t Oust Whistleblower Until Probe Ends
Master Sgt. Jay Ellis triggered two federal investigations into sexual assault in his unit.
Marine Corps News
CO of Marines' Wounded Warrior Regiment Fired Amid Loss of Confidence
The colonel in charge of the Marine Corps' unit supporting wounded, ill and injured warriors has been removed from his post.
Marine Corps' Plan for 1,500-Foot Sea Wall Raises Concern in Hawaii
The proposal comes amid statewide concern over rising sea levels and eroding beaches.
Marine Veteran Imprisoned in Iran Sues US for Withholding Victim Funds
Amir Hekmati was imprisoned and abused by Iranian authorities for years over accusations he was a spy.
Coast Guard News
Coast Guardsman Charged with Murder Released from Brig amid Change in Charges
Seaman Ethan W. Tucker was arrested August 28 after a Coast Guard investigation into the death of Seaman Ethan Kelch.
Coast Guard Moves Alabama Training After Swimmers Fall Ill
News outlets report training has been moved from Mobile Bay to the Gulf of Mexico.
Coast Guard Seizes Shocking $69 Million Worth of Cocaine from Drug-Running Sub
Video shows the crew of the Cutter Harriet Lane removing 5,000 pounds of cocaine from the semi-submersible vessel.