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It’s Time We Had the Talk

I collaborated with Starbucks to share my story on bridging the civilian-military drift. Since 2013, Starbucks has hired more than 10,000 military spouses and veterans and is committed to hiring at least 15,000 more. On Aug. 21, Starbucks launched a national campaign encouraging the 99% of Americans who haven’t served to start a new conversationContinue Reading “It’s Time We Had the Talk”

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How to Save More With a Monthly Meal Plan

Sponsored Content Courtesy of USAA Member Community By: Angela Caban   A couple of months ago while attending a board of education meeting; a fellow colleague was astounded that I was able to put a hot meal on the table for my family before rushing out the door. She asked, “How do you get dinnerContinue Reading “How to Save More With a Monthly Meal Plan”

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Why National Guard Spouses Need This Survey More Than Ever

I consider myself a very lucky military spouse. My husband and I have the best of both worlds surrounded by an incredible civilian community, but also the love and support of our military family. We are an Army National Guard family, and while this is just one of the many reasons why we are lucky,Continue Reading “Why National Guard Spouses Need This Survey More Than Ever”

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Breaking the Cycle of Living Paycheck-to-Paycheck

  Sponsored Content provided courtesy of USAA Member Community. By: Angela Caban Do you make a decent living yet see yourself counting on that next paycheck to survive? A recent study (PDF document) conducted shows that 47 percent of Americans are living paycheck to paycheck. Whether it is due to poor budgeting skills, or perhaps notContinue Reading “Breaking the Cycle of Living Paycheck-to-Paycheck”