's Coverage of the GI Bill

One of the most frequently asked questions at is how the new GI Bill is working.  I could go into long descriptions here, but it is thoroughly explained elsewhere at  So, I'm compiling a list of links that should answer most questions about the GI Bill.

The main GI Bill page is located here.  The "new" GI Bill, also called the Post 9/11 GI Bill, is scheduled to go  into effect August 1, 2009.  You can also look for information applying to Guard and Reserves.

If you were hoping to go to a private college and take advantage of the Yellow Ribbon program, you might find this article interesting:  Fiscal Crisis Threatens GI Bill Program.

Comprehensive and up-to-date coverage can be found at the's Military Education Blog.

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Kate Horrell
Kate Horrell is a military financial coach, mom of four teens, and Navy spouse. She has a background in taxes and mortgage banking, and a trove of experience helping other military families with their money. Follow her on twitter @realKateHorrell.