http://traffic.libsyn.com/militarywallet/TMW_028_Tricare_Good_Bad_Ugly.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSHow would you improve TRICARE? TRICARE is the military medical program. There are several different versions of TRICARE, which are made available to active duty, military retirees, members of the Reserve Component, and the family members of these respective groups. TRICARE has several different […]
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The Military Wallet Podcast is a weekly podcast that was created to bring you the latest news and information in military and veterans benefits. We have a wide range of topics covering benefits programs for active duty members, retirees, members of the Guard and Reserves, veterans, and their family members. Some of the topics we cover include military pay and benefits, military retirement pensions, VA Disability claims, VA Loans, GI Bill, Thrift Savings Plan, and much more.
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http://traffic.libsyn.com/militarywallet/TMW_021_Civil_Service_Buy_Back_Military_Time.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSAccording to federal data, over 30% of federal and civil service employees are military veterans. Continuing one’s career as a civilian government employee is a great way to continue serving our country. There are also some excellent benefits for veterans who wish to work for […]
http://traffic.libsyn.com/militarywallet/TMW_018_Health_Care_After_Military_Service.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSHealth insurance is a topic most military members don’t have to think much about while they are serving. Their health care needs are taken care of them and their families so they can concentrate on their duties. But things change quickly once you remove […]
http://traffic.libsyn.com/militarywallet/TMW_017_Military_to_Civilian_Transition.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIn this podcast, I discuss the military to civilian transition, and some of the areas I struggled with during my transition. I dive right into my story, where I discuss some of the struggles I went through during the transition into the civilian sector, and […]
http://traffic.libsyn.com/militarywallet/TMW_010_Active_Duty_Retirement_Benefits.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSToday’s podcast covers active duty military retirement benefits. We cover a wide range of topics in this interview with Doug Nordman, military retiree and author of The Military Guide to Financial Independence and Retirement. As a military retiree, Doug has a great perspective on what […]
http://traffic.libsyn.com/militarywallet/TMW_009_Join_Guard_or_Reserves.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSWhen I separated from active duty, I was burned out. I served for 6.5 years, during which I completed 5 deployments and a year long special duty assignment with no fixed base (I lived out of a suitcase for a full year). During my […]
http://traffic.libsyn.com/militarywallet/TMW_008_Military_Tuition_Assistance.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSToday I’d like to tell you how I used the military Tuition Assistance Program to pay for my Bachelor’s Degree while I was on active duty. My goal was to achieve my Bachelor’s Degree by the time I completed my first enlistment. This would […]
http://traffic.libsyn.com/militarywallet/TMW_000_The_Military_Wallet_Podcast_Introduction.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSI’m excited to announce The Military Wallet Podcast! My goal is to bring you weekly podcasts to bring you the latest news and information in military and veterans benefits. For those who aren’t familiar with podcasts, you can think of it as an Internet radio […]
http://traffic.libsyn.com/militarywallet/TMW_007_Planning_Military_Exit.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSHave you thought about what you are going to do after you leave the military? Whether you’re one and done, or you stay in until retirement, you will one day leave the military. And the steps you take today can go a long way […]
http://traffic.libsyn.com/militarywallet/TMW_004_VA_Math_Combined_VA_Disability_Ratings.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIf I asked you the answer to 30 + 20, you would quickly tell me 50. And you would be right in just about every instance. But for veterans with service-connected disability ratings, the math doesn’t always work out quite so easily. In fact, […]