Deployment/PCS Homefront

4 Things on My Mind as We Prepare for a Deployment

Content Courtesy of USAA Member Community. By: Briana Hartzell My husband is set to deploy next year. I feel very lucky to know this in advance, so I can pretend to be in control of our life and to schedule and make plans as best I can. While I am glad to have an idea ofContinue Reading “4 Things on My Mind as We Prepare for a Deployment”

Deployment/PCS Finance/Money Veterans

Avoiding Financial Mistakes Following Deployment

Content provided courtesy of USAA Member Community. By: Chad Storlie Returning from a deployment, especially a long deployment is great.  You are back with loved ones, you finally have some much-needed time off, and your savings account has never looked better.  Returning from a deployment can be a time of potential financial missteps.  Enjoy being back,Continue Reading “Avoiding Financial Mistakes Following Deployment”

Deployment/PCS Homefront

Tagging Along on a Detachment

Content provided courtesy of USAA. By: Briana Hartzell   If you get the opportunity to meet your active duty counterpart somewhere new while they are training, I encourage you to make travel plans. In my opinion, if you are able to break up the amount of days they are gone with a visit or portContinue Reading “Tagging Along on a Detachment”

Deployment/PCS Homefront

Onward and Upward: Is It Time For a Bigger House?

There comes a time when most couples reach a crossroads, and they have to decide whether to stay put or move to pastures new. Often, the decision is based on welcoming new additions to the family or craving more space. If your family is growing, you may be toying with the idea of relocating, butContinue Reading “Onward and Upward: Is It Time For a Bigger House?”