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Getting Prepared for Deployment

Getting Financially and Legally Prepared for Deployment If deployment is on the horizon, you need to prepare for any possible life scenario. Part of this preparation is making sure your […]

Budget

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4 Steps to Your Very Own Spending Plan

How do you even begin to create a budget? Walk yourself through 4 simple steps: Recon. Take stock of your situation. Tally up all the funds coming in and all the […]

Resources

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Military Support Links

Links to Help You Navigate Your Military Lifestyle These links should help you navigate your military lifestyle questions. Defense Finance and Accounting Service Internal Revenue Service Publications Military One Source […]

Resources

How Do They Calculate My Credit Score?

Credit Report Links

Use these links to check your personal credit report from one of the three major credit reporting agencies. Annual Credit Report Request Equifax Experian TransUnion National Foundation for Credit Counseling […]

Savings

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Savvy Shopping Equals Big Savings

Savvy Shopping Adds Up To Big Savings For Your Military Family During Military Family Appreciation Month, service members will find many businesses offering additional discounts and special savings on a […]

Protection

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Resolve to Review Insurance Coverages

Take a more financially savvy approach to your insurance by sitting down and reviewing your current policies. That means homeowners, auto, renters, health and any other insurance you maintain to […]

Paying for College

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Plan Your Next Steps

Get Career College-Specific Assistance To Plan Your Next Steps If your child is enrolled in one of the many career education high schools around the country, there is a variety […]

Debt

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Deep In Debt? Grab A Lifeline

It can be reassuring to know that if you ever find (or have already found) yourself in too deep, there’s help. There are wonderful nonprofit credit counseling programs, like The […]

Savings

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A Saving Strategy for Millenials

A Savings Strategy for Millennials and Other Generations It seems like everyone describes the millennial generation as if each member is exactly the same – a caricature of itself: Millennial’s […]

Savings

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Work Up To Savings

To reach your savings goals, you may have to cut back — or cut out — spending in other areas. This is how budgeting gets a bad name — but […]

Investing

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What Investment Accounts Should I Account For?

What Investment Accounts Should I Account For? There are as many ways to invest as there are reasons to invest. Luckily, there are 3 basic types of investment accounts geared […]