Civilian Careers

May 26, 2016

I retired in 1998 and turned down a great job with a military contract company and instead, moved our family, so my wife and our g...

Retired and go cruising

May 23, 2016

Cary XXXXXXX ECT Package Concierge Specialist Help me to get a great Cruise package for May 2017. I'm so excited to do this Cruise...

BrianaHartzellUSAA's avatar
Dear Cruise CLH&CRG, We are so glad you have been pleased with Explore travel services! Have a wonderful time on your c...

Government Contracting/ 1099

May 21, 2016

I just medically retired from active duty & am starting a position as an overseas contractor. I will be a 1099 employee. What thin...

Nat90's avatar
You may want to pay quarterly taxes to help you minimize the taxes due!
ShutUp&SmileXD's avatar
Do your taxes like you would normally just on a different form. The forms are pretty self explanatory my father is rece...

updated bah rates

Mar 19, 2016

Can you tell me when the military seperation assesments will be updated with 2016 bah rates? The military income for the Boston ar...

Service-Connected Disability

Mar 14, 2016

I would like to see some articles on USAA for separated and retired members (including medically retired) who suffered mental and/...

AngelaCabanUSAA's avatar
Thank you for the wonderful suggestion, ahussar. I just sent this over to our content development team. Thanks again!

Leaving Active Duty: Advice and Guidance for Junior Milit...

Oct 2, 2015

Hi Everyone, I left the service in 2011 and recently wrote a book about the experience. The book contains examples of situations I...

BrianaHartzellUSAA's avatar
Thank you for sharing Dima!

Retiring in 2-3 years - Where should I put my savings?

Sep 17, 2015

I am 47 and am planning to retire from the military in the next 2-3 years. Last year I sold my house and still have about $40k lef...

BrianaHartzellUSAA's avatar
Dear SMkoe, Congratulations on your upcoming retirement and i also commend you for looking ahead to make a plan! I enco...

Can't find a clear answer

Sep 14, 2015

So the question I have is do member benefits change if you are separated from the Military with an OTH? If so what are the changes...

AngelaCabanUSAA's avatar
Dear Researcher1979, Here is what our expert had to say: USAA membership is open to anyone who has honorably served in ...
AngelaCabanUSAA's avatar
Dear Researcher1979, I have forwarded your question over to our bank. I will post here as soon as I hear back. Thank yo...


Sep 6, 2015

I would like to know r u still taking money for the auto insurance because u don't have a vehicle so could u please let me an my w...

AngelaCabanUSAA's avatar
Hi Mike, Would you please give us a call at 1-800-531-8722? A member services rep will be able to review your account, ...


Aug 19, 2015

Does USAA have a Roth IRA investment feature or accounts?

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AngelaCabanUSAA's avatar
Hi BlackICE2, Yes, USAA does have Roth IRA investment accounts. If you visit the Investment Products page, you will get...
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