Career/Education

Tips for Applying to Medical School as a Service Member

Applying to medical school can seem stressful, and slightly daunting. If you put in all of the time, attention, and necessary preparation, you will find that your application process can be smooth and rewarding. Use Your Advisor It is important to meet your pre-health school advisor, even if it is done over the phone. MakeContinue Reading “Tips for Applying to Medical School as a Service Member”

Finance/Money

How to Decide Between Buying or Renting a Home

Part of the American dream is to own your own home. For military families, however, this is something not always possible. The migratory nature of an armed forces lifestyle often means it’s impractical to commit to any one specific location. For families where this is less of an issue, the temptation to make roots canContinue Reading “How to Decide Between Buying or Renting a Home”

Homefront

Get Summer Ready!

Summertime is here again, and it is a time of year when getting rid of the winter sweaters and get thinking about beachwear. But, what do we do if we don’t feel ‘beach ready’? If your skin has been hiding under clothing all winter long, if you’ve put on a few pounds, or you’re wonderingContinue Reading “Get Summer Ready!”

Deployment/PCS

Advice For Buying A New Family Home

Moving house is usually something that every parent will have to consider at some point, especially if you plan on having more children. It is very easy to outgrow your current home when you have a little one and, although it can be exciting to find somewhere new, it can also be quite sad andContinue Reading “Advice For Buying A New Family Home”