Tag: military

How Can the US Keep a Trillion Dollar Debt?

If you look at countries with the most debt compared to their GDP the USA is not top of the list, and we could say that’s a good thing for the country. That’s because when it seems that a country is unable to pay the money back it could lead to panic and hamper economic […]

Read More

Is the National Debt a National Disaster?

As many of you know, the national debt is now well over $21 trillion. And again, we’re now getting confirmation from Secretary of the Treasury, Steve Mnuchin as he testifies on the annual report of the financial stability oversight council, before the House Financial Services Committee in Rayburn House Office Building on Capitol Hill on […]

Read More

Mark used a VA home loan to give his daughters their dream home.

[MUSIC]>>TEXT: Mark, Marine Corps Veteran, Explore VA, Home Loans & Housing>>SPEAKING: Still being in the Reserves, I’m no different than a Veteran that served four years, eight years, and got out and is not in the military anymore. I can use any VA benefit that he can use. Last home that I purchased, I was […]

Read More

Thursday, Nov. 10, 2011 – Evening Edition

>>AMITA: Coming up next on KPBS Evening Edition we talk with Mayor Jerry Sanders about pension reform, San Diego’s broken roads and a lot more.>>DWANE: Also we will show you how protecting solders on the battle field is important.>>Thanks for joining us. I’m Dwane Brown>>And I’m Amita Sharma. The chargers are taking on the raiders […]

Read More

VA Native American Direct Home Loans

[music] Betty Rhoades, Chief, VA Specially Adapted Housing Program: The Native American Direct Loan program is a great option for Native American Veterans living on trust land, which is land actually owned by the federal government and held in trust for certain tribes. Of course, the regular VA home loan guaranty program is available to […]

Read More

Serving, Working | Boeing Veteran’s Stories: Theressa Barrett

I was always attracted to the military. I served at Andrews Air Force Base, South Korea, and Saudi Arabia. When you’re deployed, honor and integrity have a very immediate meaning. I’ve taken those same lessons with me for over 20 years at Boeing. But it’s those lessons you internalize that make you a better teammate. […]

Read More

VA Home Loans: VA Appraisal Process vs. Home Inspection

[upbeat music]>>Text: What’s the Difference Between VA’s Appraisal Process and a Home Inspection?>>Text: Mark Connors, VA Home Loan Guaranty Service>>Speaking: Once you find a home, and you settle on the home that you want, the next step would be signing a sales contract. And one word of caution that I would like to point out […]

Read More

VA Home Loans

THERE ARE A LOT OF DIFFERENT OPTIONS WHEN LOOKING FOR A HOME LOAN FIXED RATE, ADJUSTABLE RATE, FEDERAL HOUSING ADMINISTRATION OR FHA LOANS AND MANY MORE. A VA LOAN, BACKED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF VETERAN AFFAIRS, IS AN OPTION FOR SERVICE MEMBERS. SO, A VA LOAN ISN’T ACTUALLY A LOAN, THERE’S A VA LOAN PROGRAM. […]

Read More