Military Spouses of the Year for each Service Branch Announced

Military Spouse magazine today announced the five military service branch winners for its 2009 Military Spouse of the Year award, presented by USAA. The winners were Air Force wife Susan Webb of Glasford, Ill.; Army wife Misti Stevens of Fort Campbell, Ky.; Coast Guard wife Patricia Pruett of Miami, Fla.; Marine Corps wife Tanya Queiro of Camp Lejeune, N.C.; and Navy wife Christy Kuiatnyk of Ellerslie,...

USAA Expands Membership Eligibility

SAN ANTONIO – Citing steady growth in financial strength and operational capacity, USAA announced that effective immediately, membership is now expanded to include: Military retirees, regardless of when they retired Military personnel who were honorably discharged on or after Jan. 1, 1996 Widows or widowers of military personnel killed in action while eligible After they join, spouses and children...

USAA Celebrates the U.S. Coast Guard’s 218th Birthday

With more than 250,000 square miles of territorial waters and 12,000 miles of coastline under U.S. control, keeping our shores protected is a daunting responsibility. Yet the men and women of the United States Coast Guard, the smallest branch of the military, embrace the challenge and rise to meet it with pride. As the U.S. Coast Guard celebrates its 218th anniversary, we at USAA recognize their service...