Articles by Ryan Guina

Ryan is the founder and editor of this site. He is a writer, small business owner, and entrepreneur. He served over 6 years in the USAF and also writes about money management, small business, and career topics at Cash Money Life.

You can find him around the web at, Ryan Guina on Twitter, The Military Wallet on Twitter, and on Google.

VA Health Care Eligibility

Many military veterans aren’t aware they are eligible for VA health care benefits. The common misconception is that veterans can only use VA medical care facilities if they have a service-connected disability rating. Veterans with a service-connected disability rating can use VA medical centers, but health care benefits aren’t only limited to those individuals. Let’s […]

Can I Get Out of the Military Early?

http://traffic.libsyn.com/militarywallet/TMW_016_Get_Out_of_Military_Early.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: iTunes | RSS I receive dozens of emails each week. I read every email I receive, and I respond to as many emails as I can. Most responses are private, but sometimes I like to take a reader question and turn it into a podcast or […]

Microsoft Office Military Discount

If you work in the military or any other large organization, you are probably familiar with Microsoft Office products. In fact, there is a good chance you use it in your daily work activities. The good news, is Microsoft and your organization both want you to be proficient with Microsoft Office so they have partnered […]

Should I Join The Military While They Are Downsizing? (Podcast 015)

http://traffic.libsyn.com/militarywallet/TMW_015_Is_Military_Still_Good_Career_Option.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: iTunes | RSS The military is downsizing it’s forces. Service members are being laid off in numbers we haven’t seen since the end of the Cold War era in the early and mid-90s. Benefits are also on the cutting block. Is the military still a good […]

Using the Post-9/11 GI Bill – Tips to Make the Most of Your Benefits (Podcast 014)

http://traffic.libsyn.com/militarywallet/TMW_014_Using_Post_911_GI_Bill.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download Subscribe: iTunes | RSS Are you familiar with the Post-9/11 GI Bill? Many veterans who served after September, 2001 are eligible for the Post-9/11 GI Bill, but don’t know much about the benefits, whether they are eligible, or how to use this benefit. In this podcast, we […]