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I won't bore people with my opinion on USAA sponsoring the NFL. I have asked several time for USAA to disclose our $$$ that go to the NFL for the "honor" of being a sponsor. They won't. So instead I would merely ask that USAA inquire with their members who wants support of the NFL to continue. Just ...
What better way to spread love this Valentine’s day, than taking an opportunity to appreciate and acknowledge Veterans? My daughters Kindergarten class is busy making handmade valentines for veterans in our local community and it led me to find these efforts as well: 104-year-old World War II vetera...
Losing another customer if you continue to sponsor the NFL, kneeling and no singing of the National Anthem. Why not support fist responders and law enforcement? BTW, San Antonio military community does not need $30M. Military members have enought pay to cover their expenses if they live within their...
I am just curious what other member’s experiences are with USAA? I am not in the military, but my Dad is an Army Vet from the 60’s. When I was growing up, he always told me that having USAA insurance was a privilege based on his military service to our country. He said that the average person withou...
I realize that this may be something that has been posted before, but it's something I would love to help facilitate if anything is interesting. I am a part of a few different veterans organizations that help fill the gap of camaraderie and support that we no longer experience from not being in acti...
I still have the long, green overcoat I took with me when I left the army in 1969. Anyone have an idea of how I could dispose of it? I'm 75 years old and looking for homes for things I don't need to hold onto.
I fought for my country. Because I fought I was exposed to agent orange. Because of being exposed to agent orange USAA bank underwriter for life insurance denied me. I have asked for my information to be removed from this supposedly military bank. They have refused. This bank has lifetime membership...
June 19, 1865: Union Maj. Gen. Gordon Granger read federal orders in Galveston, Texas, that all previously enslaved people were free. Juneteenth – today USAA celebrates the freedom of Black people in the United States and acknowledges the many contributions Black Americans have made to our country, ...
Saying Thank You! May 8th is Military Spouse Appreciation Day. While there might not be in person get togethers and big celebrations this year due to the pandemic, I look forward to the day where these celebrations are reinstated, and we can be together again. My military spouse friends are the ones...
Is it possible for you to come help me with this situation? I got so many people that don't help or just can not stand me. I would really appreciate it if you could. If not get someone to take care of it? Please I need loves.Your MOO MOO