Riverside, California (NAPSI) - According to a survey by Harris Interactive, 75 percent of military families believe that owning a home is one of the most important things to service members upon returning from active duty. The reasons include a desire to have their own residence (73 percent), establishing a household (43 percent), and financial security (36 percent). In addition, the majority of veterans (88 percent) said that owning a home makes them feel safer.

Washington, DC (NAPSI) - According to a recent Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) survey, more than 68 million Americans live day to day in a cash-only economy. They pay their bills and buy groceries with cash and what money they save is stuffed under the proverbial mattress.

Los Angeles, California (NAPSI) - An annual conference that brings together educators from around the globe to share, network, learn, and improve their practice will be held inLos Angeles,California, March 15-17, 2014.

Valparaiso, Indiana (NAPSI) - There is good news for adults who are about to retire. There is a new Web-based talk show designed to give them fresh perspectives on aging and creative ways to approach their lives in retirement.

Washington, DC (NAPSI) - It was fitting that at their recent White House meeting, President Obama andMorocco’s King Mohammed VI sat beneath a portrait of George Washington.

Washington, DC (NAPSI) - If, like most people, you could use some extra money these days, consider this: Three out of four Americans get an income tax refund from the IRS, and the average direct-deposited refund has totaled more than $2,800 for the last several years.

Riverside, California (NAPS) - A growing number of California college students believe there is a benefit to attending school in another state - and they’re doing it without leaving home. That’s because, increasingly, students are choosing online schools that present a more affordable higher education alternative, if you take out-of-state housing and other fees into account.