Volunteer ‘Doughboy’ team works to bring WWI MIAs home

According to the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency, there are still about 82,540 U.S. service members considered missing in action since World War II began. But that agency doesn’t account for the more than 4,400 still missing from World War I. Thanks to the efforts of several volunteers, the records of these missing WWI men are […]

Should you rent your house when you move away?

Military families who buy houses often find themselves wondering if they should turn their home into a rental when they receive Permanent Change of Station (PCS) orders.  It’s a big question, and there is no single right answer.  There are so many factors to consider!  Most of them fall into two major categories:  the property itself, […]

Final countdown to 2017 DOD Warrior Games

After two years of planning and preparation, the 2017 Department of Defense (DoD) Warrior Games will kick off in Chicago, Friday, June 30 and run through Saturday, July 8. Nearly 265 seriously wounded, ill and injured service members and veterans representing the U.S. Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Coast Guard, Air Force and Special Operations Command, […]

What should we feed the movers?

It’s Permanent Change of Station (PCS) season, and moving trucks are pulling up to houses all over the country.  And with those movers come a host of questions:  should we feed the movers, will they stop up my toilet, should we tip?  There are no single answers to these questions.  But if you do feel […]