Jul 16, 2013 The Army plans to cut combat brigades at 12 military bases. In cities like Kileen, Texas, it's a another chance to diversify the local economy.
Jul 8, 2013 Monday is day one of the sequester-driven defense cuts, including a one-day a week closure of all domestic military grocery stores.
Jul 3, 2013 Critics say the new law is unnecessary. They suspect China's state pension fund is running low on money and the government is passing the buck.
Jun 28, 2013 The Pentagon starts furloughing 650,000 civilian employees next week.
Jun 20, 2013 American troops are on the way out of Afghanistan, but the Washington Post reports that much of their gear, some $7 billion worth, won't be coming home with them.
Jun 20, 2013 Nursing homes can run around $100,000 a year, and many aging boomers will not have the money.
Jun 5, 2013 Social Security trust funds will dry up in 2033. So what does this mean for the chronically unworried, like say, Alfred E. Neuman of Mad Magazine fame? He will turn 59 in November -- seven years shy of retirement age.
Jun 5, 2013 Two dozen U.S. military weapons systems have been compromised by Chinese hackers, according to the Washington Post.
May 27, 2013 It’s a good time to be a recruiter for the U.S. military. Applications are up, as youth unemployment continues to soar. And the Pentagon doesn’t need as many people as it did at the height of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
May 17, 2013 The government provides countless resources to help military families with financial literacy and even offers low interest loans to help them in times of emergency. So, why are many troops opting to take out risky payday loans instead?