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  • Military Promotion Board Experiences Build Civilian Interview Success

    Army promotion boards serve as excellent examples for military veterans and non-veterans alike for how to plan, prepare, and succeed in a civilian interview panel. Military interview panel preparation is extremely rigorous because a military promotion board and its successful completion is a very difficult challenge.

  • Cooking for Large Groups: Thanksgiving Meal Tips

    How many of us would love to be able to cook for a large group of people without the fear of something going wrong?

  • 5 Ways to Celebrate Thanksgiving Overseas

    Looking for ways to celebrate Thanksgiving at your overseas duty station? Consider incorporating one of these 5 ideas into your holiday plans.

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    Event Highlight: Women Veterans Interactive - A Diva and ...

    Nov 15, 2017

    How’s this for the title of a financial readiness workshop: A Diva and Her Dollars. That’s the tasking that Ginger Miller, the fou...


    Military Promotion Board Experiences Build Civilian Inter...

    Nov 14, 2017

    Army promotion boards serve as excellent examples for military veterans and non-veterans alike for how to plan, prepare, and succeed in a civilian interview panel. Military interview panel preparation is extremely rigorous because a military promotion board and its successful completion is a very difficult challenge.


    What to do in an Auto Accident Overseas

    Nov 13, 2017

    Experiencing an auto accident is traumatic no matter where you are, but when you’re stationed overseas, foreign driving laws and language barriers add to the overwhelming emotions, stress, confusion, and chaos vehicle owners may go through. This list of actions to take will help you handle the incident as smoothly as possible.


    How Do You Honor Veterans?

    Nov 10, 2017

    How will you honor veterans on Veterans Day? Let us know in the comments section. You can also join the movement and share the sto...

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    I didn't watch the National Felons League
    USAF_Ret's avatar
    "How will you honor veterans on Veterans Day?" By not using our vets and national anthem to promote a political stateme...


    Happy 242nd Birthday to the U.S. Marine Corps! Roll Call!

    Nov 10, 2017

    Happy 242nd Birthday to the U.S. Marine Corps! If you are a member of the Marine Corps or have family affiliated, we want to hear ...


    Share Your Favorite Veterans Day Discounts

    Nov 9, 2017

    Many companies are showing their thanks to Veterans and their families through special discounts. Here are a couple of my favorite...

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    Sgt Bo
    The veterans of USAA would like the organization to drop its endorsement of the NFL and give the money back to all usaa...


    4 Ways to Elevate Your Resume

    Nov 9, 2017

    There are ways to get noticed, and your resume is one of the most important ways.


    My Debt of Gratitude to Vietnam Veterans this Veterans Da...

    Nov 7, 2017

    This Veteran’s Day seek out as many Vietnam Veterans as you can find, and deeply thank them for their service. The service, dedication, and sacrifice of Vietnam Veterans shaped America for the better and we owe them an ongoing sense of gratitude.


    What time did you wake up today?

    Nov 6, 2017

    Time Changes. In my house these two words are dreaded, despised and trigger visions of a toddler zombie apocalypse. My carefully c...


    Teaching Children the Importance of Veterans Day

    Nov 2, 2017

    This Veterans Day, I encourage you to show your children how to spread thanks and appreciation to a veteran. Shake a hand, send a card, do anything that acknowledges the sacrifice they made to support and defend our country.

    Tips for Attending a Military Ball

    Nov 3, 2017

    With military ball season in full swing, you might find yourself as a first-time military ball attendee. Here are my top four tips to consider as you prepare for the next military ball (or Holiday Party) at your spouses’ command.

    Why the same looking cards

    Nov 22, 2017

    I received a email about the rewards checking account that gives you 10 cents back after each purchase. I went online to set up a ...

    Browncat's avatar
    Or just add something to existing card like the wording of cash back rewards
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    USAA Social Service
    Hello Browncat, I can certainly understand having the same looking cards can be confusing. I will share your comments w...


    Nov 22, 2017

    I just checked our statements for the past 5 years and whenever our payday landed on the Thursday of Thanksgiving we ALWAYS receiv...

    ColoradoMtnGirl's avatar
    Thank you for your response, Ben! I appreciate it. According to other threads on this forum regarding delays with Direc...
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    USAA Social Service
    Hi ColoradoMtnGirl, The last direct deposit batch we receive is by 5pm CT. At this time, there have been no reports of ...

    USAA Web Security Problems

    Nov 22, 2017

    I'm a 33+ year member of USAA and I believe USAA has gotten to the point of ridiculous when it comes to its web security protectio...

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    USAA Social Service
    ETC1, Thank you for taking the time to post your recent experience. It's certainly not our intent to inconvenience you ...

    How to Triumph After a Layoff

    Nov 1, 2017

    Layoff and triumph are not two words that we normally associate together. Here are 10 steps to help create a personal triumph from this challenging situation.

    The worse bank ever

    Nov 22, 2017

    Warning..If you have money don't bank with USAA use a more personal banker. I had the privilidge today of making my first experime...

    Crazylegs56's avatar
    I've been banking with USAA for over 20 years. I've had good and bad experiences. Overall it's a good bank to have. I g...
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    USAA Social Service
    dontwanna, This is disappointing to hear. We pride ourselves in providing exceptional customer service and I regret tha...

    Training Customer Service Reps

    Nov 22, 2017

    Why every time I speak with anyone at USAA I will get a different answer about the same issue. You all have to do better with trai...

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    USAA Social Service
    Oh no tasanfo! We certainly want to remain consistent when answering any questions or concerns our members may have. We...

    Deposit hold drop off

    Nov 22, 2017

    Someone please tell me when my hold drops. It looks like it says the twenty third is this correct

    Charge1's avatar
    I'm not real thrilled myself with the multiple " Thank you for your patience"Responses but no results.
    dontwanna's avatar
    As I found out today... It will be whenever they get good and ready. Beware this bank. I find it amazing that money you...

    4 Tips for Back to College Balance

    Oct 30, 2017

    Going back to school and balancing life can be challenging, but it doesn’t mean it has to be impossible. Here are 4 tips to help you finish out the semester strong.

    Over two months

    Nov 22, 2017

    I want to say first off that I changed my auto coverage to usaa for the reason that I thought they cared for military member or ve...

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    USAA Social Service
    Jaybird8, I am sorry to hear about the dissatisfaction you're having with the claim. This is not the type of experience...

    NFL Petition / 466 Members

    Nov 22, 2017

    Total USAA Petition Participants: 466Petition Format1) Petition Statement2) Petition Instructions3) Two Related Short News Article...

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    Stand United
    Noelpr11-20-2017 09:32 PMThank you to whoever started this petition.Joey F4G11-21-2017 01:46 AMThanks for putting toget...

    Extended vehicle warranty follow up

    Nov 22, 2017

    Follow up to previous post on how bad the Assurant Extended vehicle warranty is-DO NOT GET THIS! useless and can't beleive USAA en...

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    USAA Social Service
    124kat, I regret your disappointment with the extended vehicle protection service. I have shared your comments with our...

    They have changed

    Nov 22, 2017

    I can’t even tell you how long I’ve been a member. 20 some odd years? My dad was a colonel in the Air Force for Pastor way to go E...

    Against NFL political posturing by supporting anti US and...

    Sep 24, 2017

    The NFL has gone on record supporting its players anti U.S. Flag and U.S. National Anthem. The "protests" are now getting out of c...

    hmatt013's avatar
    As a member, I think the issue with this sort of thing is it makes us like those who pressured us to stop advertising o...
    Sfb1995's avatar
    I strongly urge each of you, especially if you value your job, to convince your management to listen to your members re...


    Sep 11, 2017

    Please reconsider your sponsorship of the NFL. Players have the right to disrespect the flag and our Country. I prefer to exercise...

    WileECoyote's avatar
    Publicly, it has only been announced that Keurig,, 23 and Me, Nature's Bounty, and Eloquii have pulled adve...
    WileECoyote's avatar
    I agree that USAA should not pull its ads from Hannity over the Roy Moore interview. I actually do not believe they hav...

    NFL sponsorship

    Sep 25, 2017

    How can a company who only allows military to join, support the disrespect of our nation.Guess it's time to look elsewhere for our...

    BrianJ's avatar
    Today I called my usaa auto rep, this is how our conversation went:I am considering cancelling my auto insurance becaus...
    MoneyVoter's avatar
    Fed Up! Stop supporting NFL or I’m leaving too after +20 years. We all need to stand up and support what we believe in ...

    Stop Sponsoring the NFL

    Sep 24, 2017

    As a military company I would respectfully request the board members rethink their decision of sponsoring the NFL. The NFL is a di...

    hafajc's avatar
    It is disrespect because DISRESPECT is the intention of the action, AS YOU WELL KNOW. We all know it. Stop with the def...
    DropTheNFL1's avatar
    You can bank anywhere. It doesn't have to be a veteran's bank. Seriously, why does it matter? Just pick the bank that g...

    *** NFL PETITION ***

    Oct 6, 2017

    As of: 5 Oct 17 / 2200Total NFL Petition Participants: 19Comments belowDay: 2DAILY UPDATES SECTIONThank you for your participation...

    Meri'ca's avatar
    HRchief- Says "400 something". This explains why they have taken this stance. Being dismissive of a minority maybe we s...
    Caro1's avatar
    The USAA BoD needs to stop ignoring the voices of the members. I add my voice in demanding that USAA immediately stop a...

    Boycott NFL

    Sep 24, 2017

    Wow, I am not a sports fan but if it is true that USAA is still supporting this NFL group of teams that take a knee when our natio...

    Jay Are's avatar
    Jay Are
    I agree, USAA needs to answer us. Someone please post the P.R number if you know it for usaa. I’m sure if we bondbard t...
    Jason P.'s avatar
    Jason P.
    Time for the members to VOTE OUT THE BOARD!

    Stay rational

    Sep 28, 2017

    I hope USAA continues to support the NFL. It's a strong brand and a good vehicle for marketing.Please ignore the irrational and ov...

    RetiredMSgt's avatar
    Personally, I dismissed Collins message when he wore socks that disrespected ALL police officers. While there are some ...
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    E Cover Girl
    Staying Rational 👏👏👏Thank you sir very well stated.I am a combat veteran, I understand this is not about patriotism....

    *** NFL PETITION ***

    Oct 16, 2017

    Total USAA Petition Participants: 185Admin Note: For those tracking the Petition Count; the Top 5 Member Messages at the bottom of...

    Vor's avatar
    I have been a member of USAA since * I served in Vietnam as a 2nd LT. The NFL players are for the most part rich and en...
    dreinick's avatar
    Agree. Military values contradict those of the NFL. The sponsorship is hypocrital.

    NFL Sponsorship response from USAA

    Sep 27, 2017

    USAA September 27 / 10:54 AM Dear At USAA, we strongly believe it is an honor to stand during the national anthem. We have no plan...

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    DropTheNFL1's avatar
    ZERO likes on the original USAA message, and 34 replies, all negative. Methinks USAA has erred badly. They are being pu...


    Oct 5, 2017

    A few of us came up with a plan to start a Petition using this forum. Here it is. Consider the Primary Post just below as our Unif...

    mnoble's avatar
    Stop the sponsorship
    Member33's avatar
    I agree with the petition. 
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