Scholarship Opportunity for Children of Active Duty, Reserve or Veteran US Marines ... as well as Children of the Wounded or Fallen Marines and Navy Corpsmen. https://www.mcsf.org/apply/ Deadline to Apply March 1, 2017https://www.mcsf.org/apply/
It is that time of year again. If you have any questions about VA benefits being taxable or if you are able to claim an Education Credit such as the American Opportunity Credit, please refer to your tax professional or to the IRS. However, the VA has placed this frequently asked question and answer on their website: https://gibill.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/172/kw/1098 These IRS bulletins may also be helpful: https://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/i1098et.pdf and http://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/p970.pdf Student’s might find this IRS Interactive Tax Assistant (ITA) tool helpful: https://www.irs.gov/uac/Am-I-Eligible-to-Claim-an-Education-Credit%3F Also, if any student has a VA debt that has been in collection over 90 days and they do not have a payment plan set-up, their IRS refund may be offset by the VA debt. Authority for the offset comes from the Debt Collection Act of 1982 and the Debt Collection Improvement Act of 1996. If they ask questions regarding a debt, please refer them to the VA Debt Management Center (DMC) at: http://www1.va.gov/DEBTMAN/index.asphttps://gibill.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/172/kw/1098
For those of you who are looking and graduating this year or have graduated and are looking. Spoke with a friend - This company is hiring. They are a veteran friendly company...Steve https://www.servicenow.com/company/careers/join-servicenow.html They have positions in many regions of the world and across the US.https://www.servicenow.com/company/careers/join-servicenow.html
Happy New Year! See you soon!http://mostlymorgan.com/next-semester/
Keeping in mind this is Satire.... but this is funny... http://www.duffelblog.com/2016/12/army-become-land-marines/ (We have to laugh ourselves...)http://www.duffelblog.com/2016/12/army-become-land-marines/?utm_campaign=coschedule&utm_source=facebook_page&utm_medium=Duffel+Blog&utm_content=Army+to+become+%27Land+Marines%27+under+Mattis%2C+Dunford-led+Pentagon+reorganization
Hey everyone! Just wanted to share that Moes Southwest Grill in Alcoa now offers a veteran and off off-duty military discount! 10% off purchase with ID. Those in uniform also get 50% off their entree!
For those of you who are retired - but on reoccurring meds... BLUF: On Dec. 1, 2016, Walgreens pharmacy locations will join the network. CVS pharmacies, including those in Target stores, will leave the network on the same day. http://www.tricare.mil/CoveredServices/BenefitUpdates/Archives/09_30_16_PharmacyNetworkChange