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Valentine's Day Gift Ideas

Valentines Day Gift Ideas with a Military Discount

Updated: February 8, 2024

Finding that special Valentine’s gift on a military budget isn’t always easy, and sometimes, a little creativity is needed along the way.  A military discount helps, too, so with that said, here is a list of Valentine’s Day gift ideas that offer up a military discount as well. Valentine’s Day is Wednesday, Feb. 14th, 2024. […]

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Understanding the PACT Act: Benefits and Eligibility for Veterans

Updated: February 28, 2024

The Honoring our Promise to Address Comprehensive Toxics Act, commonly referred to as the PACT Act, was signed into law in 2022. It grants permanent VA healthcare eligibility to more than 3.5 million post-9/11 veterans. It declared 24 presumptive conditions tied to toxic exposure and established 31 new VA healthcare facilities while also granting VA […]

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2024 Basic Allowance for Housing (BAH) Rates

Updated: December 19, 2023

To help offset the skyrocketing costs to rent or purchase a home, the Department of Defense announced a 5.4% national average rate increase for Basic Allowance for Housing (BAH). This rate will be applied to all military branches starting on January 1, 2024. Although 5.4% does not appear significant compared to past BAH raises, it’s […]

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2024 Military Reserve Pay Dates

Updated: February 23, 2024

DFAS reserve military pay dates are the first and 15th days of every month unless those dates fall on a weekend or holiday. Whenever a payday falls on a weekend or holiday, pay is issued on the last workday preceding the first and the 15th. Reserve members are paid twice a month. The 15th is […]

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#Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday Ideas to Support the Military & Veterans

Updated: January 3, 2024

Support the military community this #GivingTuesday through your donations or by volunteering your time.  Here are military and veteran charitable organizations to support this Giving Tuesday. Giving Tuesday will be on Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2024. Pay Away The Lay Away Military Benefits is proud to have partnered with Pay Away The Layaway to support military […]

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Target Military Discount

Updated: January 17, 2024

Target, among many other retailers like Amazon and Apple, has a military discount to honor veterans and service members for their service to the country. Target offers a seasonal military discount every year, but does not have a year-round discount. Does Target Have a Military Discount? Target does not have a year-round military discount, but […]

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2024 Veterans Day Free Meals and Deals

Updated: January 2, 2024

Veterans Day 2024 is Monday, Nov. 11. Many restaurants and businesses offer free meals and deals for veterans and military members to show their appreciation to those who served our nation. Leading up to Veterans Day, reaches out to restaurants and businesses to learn about these offers and puts them together in a few […]

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