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How-tos for patriots of any military persuasion; how to enlist, endure bootcamp, help out from the homefront, and beyond.

How To Get into West Point
If your aspiration is to lead US soldiers, perhaps even into combat, then going to West Point is a great choice for you. You’ll have your tuition, room, and board, and health insurance covered. You’ll...
Stephen Clearya month ago
Ways to Get an Early Discharge from the Military
There are plenty of ways to earn an early discharge from the military, however, many of these methods are not common, or will earn you a discharge that will remove your good standing with the branch a...
Stephen Cleary2 months ago
Boredom Hacks to Get You Through Deployment
It is inevitable that deployments will provide a ton of downtime. Which in short, means that a ton of boredom will ensue for troops. The top ten hacks to get you through deployment will provide you wi...
Iggy Paulsen2 months ago
How to Enlist in the Army Special Forces
The Army Special Forces is one of the most highly respected military branches in the world, and as we all know, Uncle Sam is always looking for a few more good men. The thing is, enlisting in the US A...
Matt G3 months ago
Shipping APO/AE
Military Mail is a vital communication link with members of our armed forces. All Military Mail is treated as domestic mail, even if the destination is a foreign country. This means that even though t...
Stephi O'Connell6 months ago
The Stresses of Planning a Wedding With a Military Man
It is wonderful to finally find the man of your dreams. It is even more wonderful knowing that he is not only perfect to you but amazing to this country. My fiancé is in the Navy and gets deployed six...
Ryan Epps6 months ago
How to Not Go Broke When You Return From Deployment
Though what to know before deployment, in itself, can be difficult and stressful, coming back home can be even worse. There's family to worry about, house and car payments to deal with, plus a host of...