Recent Military Life Conversations

My husband and I are intereted in purchasing a small business. We are not Veterans... does anyone know if USAA offers this kind of loan? Does anyone have any informaiton on where to start looking and what is considered a good rate these days?
College football is in full swing. The first step in the Commander-in-Chief’s Trophy happens this weekend. Navy (2-2) will visit Air Force (1-3) on Saturday. Who will you be rooting for? Broadcast details: Time: 3:30 ET Location: Air Force Academy, Falcon Stadium, Colorado Springs, CO Network: CBS S...
There are many case studies of what happens when distinguished gentlemen do not keep their finger on the pulse of their organization and do not interact with the members of their organization.We can look back to the case of General Shinseki who was Dir of Veterans Affairs. A very distinguished gentl...
Gold Star Mother’s Day is observed on the last Sunday of September each year. It is a day for people to recognize and honor those who have lost a son or daughter while serving the United States Armed Forces. Gold Star Mother’s have spoken on this forum:GaSouthernBelle11-03-2017 08:07 AMMy husband ha...
Subject: USAA Member NFL PetitionTo: USAA Senior ManagementTotal Member Participants: 1,700BACKGROUND:The NFL has shown disrespect to our flag and country over the past year and their actions have been criticized by the President, the Vice President, two 4-Star Military Officers, three Veterans Orga...
Hello I was wondering what day my va payment will hit my account. The first is a Monday so that would mean Saturday but someone at usaa said it’ll be Friday. I could’ve swore I’ve been paid on Saturday before. I was just trying to get some confirmation if it’s be Friday which would be better.
Anyone have thoughts on how to navigate getting VA help when they have denied me for 95% of all benefits the past 4 years. Husband died active duty but not in the line of duty and in a tragic and unfortunate event caused by his own doing. I’m desperate for advice and running out of appeal time. He r...
Hopefully military members are allowed to commemorate 9 / 11 on this Member Community Forum without our post being deleted out of the public viewing section.Stand United___________________________Military NewsThe Associated Press11 Sep 2018By Jennifer PeltzHeadline: US Marks 9/11 with Somber Tribute...
I recently made an international move. I was led to believe that my goods were totally covered during the move. This is not the case and I got a rude awakening about clauses that were in my policy which release USAA from doing anything for you. During the move goods showed up at my overseas destinat...
After reading about the (+/-) $5,000,000 dollars we're paying the 20 people who sit on the BOD, I am really wondering just what the heck we're getting for our money.The members are apparently being led around by their noses by the Lyles guy, who - as his bio amply indicates has done nothing but sit ...