Friday, March 21, 2008

GI Bill educational benefits

There are various categories of eligibility for GI bill educational benefits. As a general rule your benefits will expire 10 years after your release from active duty. So, don't put off school too long.


Monday, March 17, 2008

Depression and the military

Troy at the You Served Blog has some first hand thoughts on depression resulting from service in Afghanistan.


Sunday, March 16, 2008

VA Mortgage Refinancing

The FSBO files gives a few suggestions about ensuring that you get the best rate available when refinancing a VA mortgage.


Wednesday, March 12, 2008

Those old guys are tough

A couple of aging Vietnam vets take down a razor-wielding nutcase in a New York courtroom.

Saturday, March 1, 2008

State benefits

In addition to veterans benefits from the VA, each state offers various benefits to veterans. Check out what's available in your state.

For example, in Oklahoma veterans who are 60% or more disabled don't have to pay for hunting or fishing permits.

In Texas the state administers 3 different veteran's land programs.

In Kansas low income veterans can get free prescription drugs.