Archive for December, 2012

Five Ways US Army Spouses Can Find Work

Posted by digital on December 20th, 2012

Jobs are not always in ready supply for spouses of US Army soldiers that are deployed, or otherwise away from home for training. Military families change residences every 2.9 years on average. Constantly moving makes it difficult to gain experience in a chosen field, or settle in a steady career. Despite the challenges, jobseekers have [...]

How Military Families Can Protect Themselves Against Scammers

Posted by digital on December 18th, 2012

Recently several US Army families at Fort Bragg were victims of cyber criminals. The dirty rotten thieves stole a handful of some of their passwords to the MyPay.com website. MyPay.com is often used for military payroll purposes. The cyber criminals rerouted several paychecks from MyPay.com to prepaid debit cards. Philip Graves, a cyber security professional, [...]

How Can I Become a Navy SEAL?

Posted by digital on December 15th, 2012

Outlook The U.S. Navy SEALs, founded in 1962, is an elite combat unit of the Special Operations Command. SEAL is an acronym for “Sea, Air, and Land” teams. They perform special operations around the world. Typically, they work in small teams with less than twenty individuals. They perform covert operations like extractions, counterintelligence, reconnaissance, demolition, [...]

Airsoft weapons and accessories have become very popular in the recent years. Airsoft weapons are new generation BB weapons designed mainly as a recreational toy. What is great about these toys is that they look like real military equipment. However, this has also gained the government’s interest. The Federal Gun Control Act The federal government [...]

There’s a reason why it’s called survival gear. After the devastation of the Northeast left behind by Hurricane Sandy, and with the threat of more snowy storms to follow, many American families are wondering how to be better prepared for next time. A week without electricity in the summer is bad enough, but in winter [...]

The Top Reasons that Special Forces Gear Makes for a Great Gift

Posted by digital on December 3rd, 2012

With the United States winding down from two major wars in the Middle East, active duty military personnel and retired veterans make up a significant chunk of the country’s population. For years, they’ve served this country honorably while wearing some of the most innovative and enjoyable gear available to any of this country’s citizens. From [...]