Deployment/PCS Military Kids/Special Needs

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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Everything You Need to Know About Buying A Home For A Large Family

The number of children you have is a very personal decision. It is also a matter that is not entirely down to choice because nature plays a role. However, if you have been blessed with a large family, you need to think carefully about choosing a home. Children grow! A house that suits you nowContinue Reading “Everything You Need to Know About Buying A Home For A Large Family”

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Military Moves: Motivating Your Military Kids for the Next PCS

  Guest Blog By: Tricia Ross It’s that time of year: PCS season. Thousands of military families are in full preparation mode for what is the busiest moving season for installations around the globe. Whether you have orders in hand or are still waiting for a hard copy, let the planning begin. Well-prepared parents areContinue Reading “Military Moves: Motivating Your Military Kids for the Next PCS”

Deployment/PCS

5 Ways to Stay Sane During a PCS

Summer is nearly here, and many of us are anxiously planning summer vacations and cookouts with friends. We’re thinking about fun things to do with the kids once school is out and what projects we can get done with the nice weather. It’s the season to relax a little more, worry a little less, andContinue Reading “5 Ways to Stay Sane During a PCS”