Mary Ann Eckberg
Check for Big Ticket Issues When Buying a Home
Take a look at these big ticket issues that could come up during a home inspection.
3 Home Maintenance Tasks You Won’t See on Reality Shows
It’s easy to feel a sense of anticipation when watching a home improvement show. But what about the important household repai...
Thinking of Buying a Fixer-Upper? Keep These Points in Mind
If you’re shopping for a house, are you considering a place with renovation potential? Keep these points in mind before buyin...
Organize Your Home Now for a PCS Ahead
For a military family, there is no better time than the present to start going through our things. If you have a pending PCS,...
Make Plans Now for Tax Preparation Ahead
If you happen to be a landlord, now is the time to review the end of the year paperwork tied to your rental property.
4 Tasks to Ready Your Home For Renters
If you plan to rent out your house, it’s good to think about what you’ll need to do to make it ready for tenants. Consider ad...
Should I Have Renters Insurance in Military Housing?
No matter the value of your goods, in the whirlwind of military life it may be a good idea to add a sense of security.
Keep Your Cool with These Summer Home Maintenance Tips
With increasingly warm weather ahead, we’re thinking of how to maintain a pleasant temperature indoors.
Why Military Families Should (or Shouldn't!) Buy a Home
While considering this question, there are three key points for a potential military homebuyer to consider: finances, timing,...
What the Military Clause Means When Breaking a Lease
The Servicemember Civil Relief Act allows an active-duty member out of a lease with official military orders.
Tax Benefits of Homeownership for Military Families
As tax time approaches, military members and their families should explore the special advantages the IRS extends to them.
11 Things You’ll Wish You Hadn’t Moved
Military spouses share what they wish they hadn't packed with their last PCS. See what you would add!
4 Tips for Researching Your New Neighborhood
Consider these tips when scouting out a new neighborhood.
Top 10 Don’ts of Home Selling
With military families coming and going during PCS season , you’ll want your ad to stand out amidst the inventory in your are...
Most Popular Military News
The Air Force Just Dropped 80,000 Pounds of Bombs on Island 'Infested' with ISIS Fighters
The U.S.-led international coalition said it targeted ISIS militants on the island, located in the Salah ad Din Province.
VA May Be Forced to Pay Billions in Veterans' ER Bills After Court Ruling
The case marks the second time VA has been overruled on its interpretation of medical reimbursement policies.
Ammo Firm Unveils 6.8mm Cartridge for Army’s Next-Gen Squad Weapon
A Texas-based ammunition company recently unveiled its new 6.8mm cartridge.
America's Non-Nuclear Bomber Could Someday Carry Hypersonic Weapons
The Air Force has just proved that the B-1B Lancer bomber can be modified to hold more ordnance.
Montgomery and Dependent GI Bill Payments Are About to Increase
Here's how much GI Bill rates are going up.
Latest Military Videos
The events of 9/11 as they unfolded through actual audio.
Here’s what it looks like when USAFCENT F-15 and F-35 jets drop 36,000 Kg of bombs on a Daesh...
A B-2 Spirit assigned to Whiteman AFB, MO., received fuel from a KC-135 Stratotanker assigned to RAF Mildenhall over...
Lieutenant Justin Pacheco and Petty Officer 2nd Class Michael Vicchiariello in support of search and rescue and humanitarian aid...
Construction crews continue work on the replacement of the legacy fence with a bollard style wall on the east...
The Story of Rick Rescorla, Vietnam Vet and 9/11 Hero
The late Army Col. Rick Rescorla acted heroically as a civilian in the south tower of the World Trade Center on Sept. 11.
December Trial for Former Green Beret Accused of Killing Bomb-Maker
A former U.S. Army commando will face a trial in December on allegations that he murdered a bomb-maker in Afghanistan.
Nominee to Lead Army: Deployment of Soldiers to Border Was a 'Lawful Order’
The Pentagon's support of Trump's effort to build sections of a wall on the southern U.S. border has angered many Democrats.
Acquitted Navy SEAL Sues Ex-Lawyers, Legal Nonprofit
The lawsuit filed in Texas by Petty Officer 1st Class Edward Gallagher claims his case was not defended properly.
USS Ramage Docks in Lebanon Amid Regional Tensions
The Navy destroyer stopped for a "one-day goodwill visit," a statement from the U.S. embassy said.
Air Force News
With B-1 Aging and B-21 Still Years Out, Air Force May Soon Have No Go-To Bomber
The U.S. is the only allied country that still flies bombers.
Former Air Force Chaplain Receives 30 Years for Molesting Altar Boy in 1990s
During a two-hour sentencing hearing, the former priest kept his head down as other victims spoke about their suffering.
Marine Corps News
Mental Competency in Question for Man Accused of Gunning Down Navy Corpsman
The deputy DA said the defendant, a former Marine, has a diagnosis of schizophrenia.
Former Camp Pendleton Battalion Commander to Face Domestic Violence Charges
Lt. Col. Francisco Zavala, 43, is accused of assault, destruction of property, and making false official statements.
Man Who Plotted Lubbock Hotel Shooting Upset over Discharge from Military: Documents
He was upset he was considered "defective" by the military when he was discharged for his mental illness, court records show.
Coast Guard News
Wreckage from Fatal Boat Fire Taken to Naval Base Ventura County
A ship-tracking website shows the barge that transported the Conception in Port Hueneme.
Cruise Ship Carrying Sightseers Collides with World War II Destroyer Floating Museum
Guests on a sightseeing tour got to see what happens when a cruise ship collides with another boat, the USS Slater.
Coast Guard Seeks Info on Radio Hoaxer Announcing 'Nuclear Attack'
A Coast Guard detachment is asking for tips that may help investigators track down a person making fake "mayday" calls.