Your military ID card comes with certain perks when you’re living stateside. In fact, a number of restaurant chains across the country offer awesome discounts for service members, veterans, and military families when they want to go out to eat. All you need is a valid military ID, and some places will slash 10, 20, or even 50% off your bill.
A lot of recently separated veterans or junior service members have spent years living out of an olive drab seabag. It’s unlikely that you’ve acquired a full kitchen set by the time you finally move into your own apartment off base or out in the civilian world.