Field Report #262, September 15, 2006

Recruiting, Retention Remains Solid
Five years after the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks, recruiting remains solid, with every service meeting its active-duty recruiting goal for the 15th consecutive month.

Troops To Teachers - New Web Site - New Opportunity
Troops-to-Teachers provides Referral Assistance and Placement services to military personnel interested in a teaching career. 10 Minute Troops To Teachers and 1st Lady Laura Bush's PSA videos are now available on the Troops-to-Teachers New web site.

POW/MIA Recognition Day Reaffirms Nation's Commitment
As Americans pause to observe POW/MIA Recognition Day today, teams of military and civilian experts will be excavating sites looking for remains to help identify servicemembers still missing from past wars.

Buying or Refinancing a House? Use Your VA Benefits - You Earned Them
Service members and veterans, buy a home with no money down. Lock in historically low rates. Refinance to lower your monthly payments. Save thousands of dollars with a VA Loan.

September Shines a Spotlight on Life Insurance Awareness
This month you have two good reasons to give your life insurance an annual check-up. One – September is national Life Insurance Awareness Month. Two – some life insurance rates have actually gone down over the years, due in part to people living longer, healthier lives.

APTN (APTN), World
Fri 8 Sep 2006 10:42 AM EDT
Despite the billions of dollars spent on security since the attacks of nine-eleven, many believe the United States is still vulnerable to attack.

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  • Never Forget
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  • So Much Red Tape