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Check Your SGLI Beneficiary Designation With Each Change of Rank and Deployment

By: Stephen K. Lehnardt The one thing everyone forgets to check and update is the beneficiary designation on life insurance and retirement plans.  This seemingly small item is mission critical for your family’s financial health and well being, and forgetting to check and update can result in delays and unintended financial harm.  Most servicemen and women name… View Article

Harvard Law Students Fight for Veteran Benefits

Harvard Magazine’s “Fighting for Veterans, Learning the Law” relates the story of Lt. Col. Wilson Ausmer Jr., U.S. Army Reserves, who was completing his third tour in Afghanistan while suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and enduring a bad foot injury in 2011. During his tour, Ausmer applied for disability compensation. The VA sent its… View Article