Miscellaneous

Another Military Personnel Budget Cut?

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel warned Tuesday that troops and their families will be asked to sacrifice on pay and benefits to preserve readiness in an era of tighter budgets. Hagel listed politically-charged changes to compensation and personnel policy as one of his top six priorities in reforming the military following the wars in Iraq and […]

Why Should Anyone Want To Join The US Army?

The US Army has never been a more attractive choice of careers than it is today. As a young person myself, I realized pretty quick that the opportunities I was being being offered straight out of high school, or even with a couple of years of college, weren’t going to be what I was looking […]

The Benefits of Joining the US Military

There’s never been a better time for a High School graduate to join the U.S. military. With the economy growing sluggishly and major overseas operations coming to a close, the opportunities in the military might be the best available to many young Americans. The military’s a great choice even if you just look at compensation. […]

Requirements To Join The Army: Do You Have What It Takes?

Joining the Army can be an exciting process, however potential soldiers don’t just get to decide to join on a whim. Instead, there are specific requirements to join the Army that must be met before you raise your hand and take the oath of enlistment. Knowing what the requirements to join the Army are before […]

Reasons To Join The Army: What Benefits Can You Earn

Soldiers have numerous reasons to join the Army. Whether they join to travel the world, or to help pay for college, or simply because they want to serve their country, today’s soldiers come from all types of backgrounds. However, they all have something in common — the benefits of joining the Army. Here are just […]

Dangerous Army Jobs

The Army is full of rewarding careers and positions for men and women, but some career in the Army are more challenging and dangerous than others. Certain soldiers in the Army face a higher risk of danger and are paid to endure life-threatening situations. Every soldier in the Army is critical to the success of […]