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Back to School in a New Town

Content Courtesy of USAA Member Community By Briana Hartzell Transitioning from summer’s long days and endless playing is hard enough — add in a new town and a new school, and it can be nerve-wracking! The first and most important step in preparing for a new school year in a new town is to communicateContinue Reading “Back to School in a New Town”

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Five Questions To Help Decide If You Should Buy Or Rent Your Home

It’s a question which every family contemplates. To Buy or not to buy? It’s also a question which rarely has a simple answer and is entirely dependent upon your personal circumstances. We’ve all read the many benefits attached to buying a home, yet for military families, this decision is far more complicated. Below we lookContinue Reading “Five Questions To Help Decide If You Should Buy Or Rent Your Home”

Deployment/PCS

5 Tips For Settling After A Deployment

After you come home from a deployment, it could be hard to reintegrate yourself back into normal life. It’s not easy to slide right back into your family life, with friends and relatives dropping by as before. You’ve changed, and so have things back home. While it’s a challenge to find decent communication grounds reconnectContinue Reading “5 Tips For Settling After A Deployment”