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if you are a vet... there is nothing happy about it...
I'm a current USAA member and have tried a couple of times now to create a new account, failing both times because I live abroad. I have an APO, AP address but USAA doesn't recognize that as a US address apparently. They want me to give them a US address like, next of kin or something but for what r...
On Behalf of the USAA Community, I'd like to wish you all a Happy Veterans Day and express my heartfelt gratitude and appreciation for all Veterans here in Community and for your families. We are so grateful for your sacrifices, bravery and service. Today we honor you! Briana: I choose to honor my G...
I left the USAF IN 1968 AS A SGT. E4. APPARENTLY USAA DOES NOT RECOGNIZE THE FACT THAT THE CURRENT SENIOR AIRMAN HAS PREVIOUSLY BE CALLED SGT. E4. THAT BEING SAID MY PROFILE SAYS STAFF SGT.,WHEN I SPECIFICALLY ASK TO BE IDENTIFIED AS SGT. WITH ALL THEIR(USAA) ADVERTISING GEARED TO TELLING PREVIOUS M...
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...