Coast Guard Political/News

Possible DHS Shutdown: Assistance for Coast Guard Families

The government has bought themselves a bit more time in order to reach an agreement on the Department of Homeland Security budget, one week. At the end of this week, if no decision is made, the shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security is eminent. This means that the members of the Coast Guard willContinue Reading “Possible DHS Shutdown: Assistance for Coast Guard Families”

National Guard/Reserve Sponsored Content

The Civilian to Military Life Cycle

Sponsored post by USAA This post was originally published in the USAA Member Community – The Civilian to Military Life Cycle The Civilian to Military Life Cycle By: Angela Caban My husband is an Army National Guard Soldier. We are a proud military family and we are also a very proud civilian family. When myContinue Reading “The Civilian to Military Life Cycle”

Deployment/PCS Homefront

Ways to Combat Holiday Separation

Sponsored post by USAA This post was originally published in the USAA Member Community – Ways to Combat Holiday Separation Ways to Combat Holiday Separation By: Angela Caban The holidays are a wonderful time of the year in which we are surrounded by family, friends and joyous cheer. But, for a military family going throughContinue Reading “Ways to Combat Holiday Separation”

Finance/Money Homefront

Buying a Home: A Military Wife’s Guide

It never seems to be the right time to buy a home if you are a military family. There are too many “what ifs” in terms of the length of your investment. What if you PCS next summer? What if you can’t rent it out when you do eventually move? What if you don’t getContinue Reading “Buying a Home: A Military Wife’s Guide”