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I turn 65 in April, 2017... RIght now, I'm currently employed as is my wife (61) and we make a comfortable income, with a plan to retire when our house is paid off in about 3.5 years. Currently I have TriCare Prime and Selman TriCare Supplemental, and pay about $1,350 a year for that, and typically ...
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 Unified USAA Member Petition to the USAA Front Office. It received 9 likes and 3 replies in one day. If you agree with the conclusion of the Petition then reply with a short ...
I received a call from 877-240-1420. The caller left a voice mail stating that this was USAA calling regarding "your" products and services and asked for a call back. is this legitimate? I searched the usaa.com web site for this number and it was not found. Other searches on the Internet were not in...
Valentine’s Day is here and while it is a day for us to celebrate love, with busy schedules, deployments and children, this can become a ‘take it or leave it’ kind of holiday. While my husband and I have had our fair share of romantic dinners at our favorite restaurants, this year we are opting for ...
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 needs.
Total Member Comments: 790BACKGROUND: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, a 4-Star Military Officer, and thousands of USAA members who have sent messages to USAA encouraging them to end th...
Our son is attending an out of state college and the tuition is killing us! Does USAA have a scholarship for children of USAA members?
To Whom it May Concern at USAA, There seems to be no way I can find to contact the CEO or Board of Directors with concerns. Several days ago, I posted a letter to them on this site as a Post labeled NFL sponsorship, and I really do want it to make it to them, so I'm asking for a USAA team member to ...
Please do not sponsor the NFL. It disrespects those who served.
When my husband transitioned out of active duty over to the National Guard, I dreamt of a community that would be there for me and ready-made friendships that could make life easier. Turns out that community and support isn’t as easy as one might think. It took some time of getting out there and doi...