The Military Advantage, 2012 Edition

The Guide to Military and Veterans Benefits
If you are a member, log in to receive member pricing
Published:April 15, 2011
By Terry Howell (Author)

The Military Advantage, 2012 Edition is the essential annual reference guide to Military and Veteran’s benefits. Written by Terry Howell, Managing Editor for Benefits for, the guide is backed by the resources of and its parent company, The Military Advantage, 2012 Edition is the most reliable benefits guide for the over 30 million Americans who have answered the call to serve in the military. These valuable benefits include billions in scholarships, educational benefits, home loan guarantees, and military discounts.

All too often, these extraordinary benefits go unused or overlooked by those serving in uniform or retired from the service. The Military Advantage, 2012 Edition unlocks the availability of all of these benefits. This straight-forward guide is an easy-to-use reference, full of insider tips, little-known benefits, shortcuts, and answers to frequently asked questions. While information about these military and veterans benefits is available elsewhere through multiple, separate sources, this book collects all of those valuable resources into an easy to use reference guide and provides important analysis of these benefits.

The Military Advantage, 2012 Edition is a proven guide to making the most of the military experience whether one is on active duty, a veteran, a military retiree, or a family member.

List Price: $3.99
Clear The Decks Price*:$3.99
Member Price: $2.70
Product Details
  • Subject: Veterans/Military Life
  • Paperback : 400 pages
  • Publisher: Naval Institute Press (April 15, 2011)
  • ISBN-10: 1591143934
  • ISBN-13: 9781591143932
  • Product Dimensions: 7.375 X 9.125 in
  • Shipping Weight: 0

Terry Howell is the Director of Strategic Alliance and Outreach programs for A retired Coast Guard chief petty officer, he last served as a career development advisor. While at, he has worked with the Department of Defense to write the content for TurboTAP, the DoD’s online transition assistance program. In addition, Howell was the lead on a team of subject matter experts who developed the military skills matching tool for the Department of Veterans Affairs VAForVets website. He has used a combination of traditional and non-traditional education resources, military tuition assistance and the GI Bill to complete his BS and MBA.

More by this Author

The Military Advantage, 2009 Edition is the most current and complete guide to military and...Read More
The Military Advantage, 2010 Edition
Following on the success of the previous editions, The Military Advantage, 2010 Edition is the...Read More
The Military Advantage, 2011 Edition
Featuring the 2011 changes to Family Education, Survivor, and Wounded Warrior benefits, this is the...Read More
The Military Advantage, 2012 Edition
The Military Advantage, 2012 Edition is the essential annual reference guide to Military and...Read More

Related Content

The GI Bill Enters a New Era
Over the years no GI Bill has captured the breadth of the 1944 incarnation. The latest one is in... Read More

Events and Conferences

None found for this author.

Customer Reviews

Average Customer Reviews


Conferences and Events

2016 Coast Guard Academy Conference

Mon, 2016-10-24

US Coast Guard Academy

As part of The U.S. Coast Guard Academy 2016-2017 Leadership Lecture Series The U.S. Naval Institute presents Historical and...

Maritime Security Dialogue

Defense Forum Washington 2016

View All

From the Press

Guest Lecturer & Book Signing

Sun, 2016-10-30

Book Launch Party

Wed, 2016-11-02

Why Become a Member of the U.S. Naval Institute?

As an independent forum for over 135 years, the Naval Institute has been nurturing creative thinkers who responsibly raise their voices on matters relating to national defense.

Become a Member Renew Membership