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Thrift Savings Plan

Thrift Savings Plan

Only half of those eligible are taking advantage of an important retirement savings tool provided by Uncle Sam.

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Legion joins Coalition to honor veterans

Legion joins Coalition to honor veterans

Road to Recovery at Walt Disney World will host many veterans severely wounded in Iraq, Afghanistan.

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Forward March

Legionnaire’s drill team gives homeless veterans pride and purpose.

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The Federal Hiring Gauntlet

Veterans face roadblocks to getting jobs with the government they defended.

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CWF: ‘To better protect our children’

As you give this season, consider the Child Welfare Foundation.

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The Demob Detail

Three-deployment chaplain helps troops through the most difficult transition of all: coming home.

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The start of something good

The start of something good

USAA executives join Legion officials to celebrate the beginning of a mutually beneficial new relationship.

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FedMine.us events welcome vet business owners

Fedmine.us will hold two federal executive breakfast events for veteran business owners interested in learning about contracting opportunities with the government on Dec. 2 and Dec. 6 in Fairview, Va., at Fairview Park Marriott Hotel.

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Legion receives VBA updates

Legion receives VBA updates

Two pilot initiatives aimed at speeding up claims process; Legionnaires asked for feedback on both programs.

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OCW provides 150 sweatsuits to Walter Reed

OCW provides 150 sweatsuits to Walter Reed

Legion program comes through for Red Cross request for clothing for recovering servicemembers at surrounding military hospitals.

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8 money lessons to teach your children well

8 money lessons to teach your children well

Your kids learn their money habits from you. Make sure to set the right example.

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Survival tips for renting out your home

Survival tips for renting out your home

With the housing market struggling, becoming a ‘reluctant landlord' is sometimes the next step.

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5 tax tips for tough tax situations

5 tax tips for tough tax situations

New circumstances can make tax preparation a bit trickier, so it’s good to be prepared.

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American Legion, USAA announce alliance

American Legion, USAA announce alliance

Two of America's largest military-focused organizations join forces to support those who honorably served.

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Legion attends R2R ceremony at Bethesda

Legion attends R2R ceremony at Bethesda

Legion representatives attend ceremony that honors Ride 2 Recovery cyclists and celebrates the program’s planned expansion.

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VA spending concerns Pennsylvania Legion

VA spending concerns Pennsylvania Legion

Department of Veterans Affairs plans to spend nearly $1 million to customize an upscale office space and add an executive fitness center at facility.

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Wounded warriors get early Thanksgiving

Wounded warriors get early Thanksgiving

The American Legion distributed $60 gift checks to 2,000 wounded warriors, thanks to Coalition to Salute America’s Heroes ample generosity.

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Hundreds of veterans attend career fair

Hundreds of veterans attend career fair

The American Legion and RecruitMilitary teamed up for a career fair in Indianapolis that provided valuable information to veterans and their families.

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Legion Baseball registration begins Jan. 1

Legion Baseball registration begins Jan. 1

Coaches will see a few new changes with online registration for the 2011 American Legion Baseball season.

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Legion: Don't cut military retirement benefits

Legion: Don't cut military retirement benefits

National Commander says America has ‘huge debt’ to men and women who protected our country.

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76 Freedom Car wraps up successful season

76 Freedom Car wraps up successful season

Driver Jerick Johnson ends the 2010 ARCA race season with success and gratitude.

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Legion gives GPS units to wounded warrior centers

Legion gives GPS units to wounded warrior centers

The Legion has donated 10 GPS devices to Walter Reed and the National Naval Medical Center to be used by families who are visiting patients there.

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Shadow Warriors

Shadow Warriors

Special Operations Forces are essential to the global war on terror. But there’s a challenge of finding that fine line between underutilizing and overburdening them.

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Legion Baseball icon, supporter remembered

Legion Baseball icon, supporter remembered

The passing of Sparky Anderson calls to light his excellence in Major League and American Legion Baseball.

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Supreme Court keeps DADT in place for now

Supreme Court keeps DADT in place for now

Court: Policy can remain in place while the government appeals a federal judge's decision striking down "Don't Ask, Don't Tell."

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Redskins invite military to their stadium

Redskins invite military to their stadium

In recognition of Veterans Day, the Washington Redskins will hold a health screening and education session at FedExField for veterans and active military on Nov. 13.

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GI Film Festival to air films on cable TV

GI Film Festival to air films on cable TV

Partnership with Military Channel will bring favorites to wider audience.

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Legion appears on 'Fox & Friends'

On the morning of Veterans Day, representatives from The American Legion appeared on the television program "Fox & Friends," along with employees from Sears and Kmart to promote the Heroes at Home Wish Registry.

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Biden honors the 'most tested' Americans

Biden honors the 'most tested' Americans

Vice president served as the keynote speaker at Veterans Day ceremonies in Arlington.

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'Deeds, not words'

'Deeds, not words'

During National Veterans Awards Dinner, National Commander Foster calls on U.S. to show support for veterans through actions.

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