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I am a military spouse who is in the process of starting my own consulting business on the side (while working full time). Does USAA offer advisory services? I need help deciding if I should form an LLC, S corp or C corp? Also, one of my clients is a technology start-up firm in Canada. Which type of...
Would anyone know if USAA has a business startup program? IE, loan or grant? Or any institution that would?I would prefer to go with a grant but I'm completely lost when it comes to who to go through.Thanks in advance and Semper Fi!
I’ve heard about the career starter loan available to those commissioning. My question is, is it also available to those who are enlisted and then going through OTS?
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I saw a USAA shield graphic with my name and years of being a member of USAA. I can't seem to find it now. It was about a week ago.
Trying to find 4 USAA auto stickers, who should I contact?
My wife would like to learn to train and place service dogs for Veterans with PTSD.We live about 10-15 miles north of the Chicago border, near I-94. ThisAbleVeteran in Carbondale is too far away.Can anyone refer us to an authorized organization in our area?
Hello, I am a USAA member and a full-time real estate agent about to start my own brokerage. I was wondering what the process is to becoming a preferred realtor for those using the real estate rewards program that USAA offers? Thank you, JK
In 2012 I bought my son’s car via the USAA buying service and the quotes I received were very competitive. In fact I was able to leverage these quotes to extract lots of value.Last week I used TruCar and the quotes I received were essentially dealer MSRP minus incentives manufacturer incentives. BFD...