Benefits You Never Knew Existed
MILITARY APPRECIATION DISCOUNTS AT HOME DEPOT
Posted By DouglasB, April 10, 2015
Here's how it works. Shop at any Home Depot store and at check out ask for the Military Discount. The cashier will ask to see your ID. Show the cashier your current American Legion Membership card and receive 10% off your purchase!
Schlitterbahn Waterpark – Galveston
American Heroes Week
Posted By Ashley Taylor, Monday, April 13, 2015
Monday, May 25 - Sunday, May 31, 2015
Members of the Military, Police, Firefighters & EMTs are admitted FREE during this special week as a salute to our troops and public safety officers.
Tickets for Spouses and Dependents are available for 50% off the gate price.
On the day of your visit, simply show your military ID or proof of employment at the park entrance to receive a complimentary wristband valid for admission on that day. At the same time, you may purchase tickets for your spouse and dependents for 50% off the prevailing gate price on the day of your visit.
Military ID’s eligible for FREE tickets include:
o Active Duty
o Department of Defense (DOD)
Military Dependent ID’s are not valid for free admission. The eligible member of the military may purchase tickets for their spouses and dependents for 1/2 price at the park entrance on the day of their visit.
Police, Firefighters and EMTs should bring proof of employment (pay stub, badge, employee ID, etc.) to show at the park entrance to receive their free admission. At that time, they may purchase tickets for their spouses and dependents for 1/2 price.
American Heroes Week Operating Schedule
o May 25, 30 & 31, 2015—Full Park Open
o May 26-29, 2015—Surf & Save Days*
VETERAN DISCOUNTS FOR VERIZON CUSTOMERS
Posted By Douglas Burrell, Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Bring your official DD-214 into your local Verizon store and request the Veteran's Discount. The discount is up to 15% and will be applied to your next bill and all subsequent bills. YOU must ask for the discount as this is an unadvertised "perk".
TOLL EXEMPTION FOR QUALIFYING VETERANS
Posted By Ashley Hyter, Friday, January 16, 2015
The Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) is waiving charges on several Texas toll roads for disabled veterans and recipients of the Purple Heart or Legion of Valor who display a specialty license plate. What is the Texas Department of Transportation's veteran toll waiver program? Disabled veterans and recipients of the Purple Heart or Legion of Valor may drive free of charge on TxDOT toll roads. Veterans must be in a vehicle actively registered with the State of Texas and displaying a disabled veteran, Purple Heart, or Legion of Valor specialty license plate for tolls to be waived.