Finance/Money Veterans

Planning for Retirement: Support Services and Sources of Income for Military Families

An estimated 2.21 military personnel are expected to retire between 2017 to 2027. This figure represents those who are forecasted to leave the service due to regular or reserve retirement, temporary or permanent disability and temporary early retirement (Statista). Leaving the military is a daunting prospect for many not only because of going back toContinue Reading “Planning for Retirement: Support Services and Sources of Income for Military Families”

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The Invisible Line of Parenting

“The invisible line of parenting,”-it’s a phrase I coined, and one I should probably consider copyrighting. It starts like this; you’re going along doing something that is working for your child or children, then one day out of nowhere you’ve crossed the invisible line. That certain something you’ve been doing suddenly isn’t working. Why? BecauseContinue Reading “The Invisible Line of Parenting”

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2018 Tax Guide for the Military Family

Get your documents together. It’s that time of year to get organized for filing your taxes. Whether you will owe Uncle Sam money or are expecting a tax refund in your account, service members and their families have access to tax filing resources that won’t cost a thing. 2018 Tax Guide for the Military FamilyContinue Reading “2018 Tax Guide for the Military Family”

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5 Healthy Meal Options for a Busy Military Family

Want to eat healthier but aren’t sure where to start? Guard Your Health, a health and wellness campaign for Army National Guard Soldiers and families, is here to help! Check out five healthy (and affordable) meals the whole family can enjoy.  Cheesy Mushroom Frittata. Take your breakfast to the next level with this cheesy mushroomContinue Reading “5 Healthy Meal Options for a Busy Military Family”