2014 Top Military Friendly Employer is USAA

Victory Media, publisher of GI Jobs and Military Spouse, has named its 2014 Top Military Employer: USAA. According to PRWeb.com, it’s actually the second year in a row that the company has won this honor. USAA has earned a place in the top 10 of ...

Best and Worst Times to Buy a New Car

When it comes to car shopping, timing is everything. But the formula for figuring out the perfect time to make the purchase can be complicated. If you’re shopping for your next new car, keep the following tips and statistics in mind. Shop ...

Market Commentary: Earnings Reports Spur Market Momentum

Led by decent corporate earnings reports, the S&P 500 index powered to a new all-time high this week, closing at 1759.70, up 0.88%. Government bond yields continued their two-month descent, with the yield on the 10-year U.S. Treasury ...

Best Places for Job-Seeking Veterans

Houston is the No. 1 place in the nation for veterans to find civilian employment, according to a new study commissioned by USAA and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Hiring Our Heroes program. The 2013 “Best Places for Veterans: Jobs” ...

Market Commentary: Congress Kicks the Can

Investors cheered the agreement to kick the can on short-term government funding until Jan. 15 — thereby ending the shutdown — and to extend the debt ceiling until Feb. 7. So the never-ending budget debate in Washington is not over by any means, ...

Market Commentary: Budget Battle Takes Toll on the Markets

The partial government shutdown and debt ceiling debates are starting to take a toll on the financial markets, sending stocks down 0.04% on the week to close at 1,690.50 on the S&P 500 index. U.S. Treasury bonds were mixed, with the yield on ...

Air Force Birthday

The power of flight has transformed America’s national defense. Consider how far our military has come since the turn of the 20th century. At the time, airships and balloons were at the forefront of aerial technology. Then the airplane ...