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Buy or Rent?

by Bennett Leigh It’s a common dilemma for service members and their families moving to a new duty station — should you buy or rent? There are pros and cons for each option. The key is to...

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Paying for College

by Andrea Downing Peck Attending a top-flight college can turn into a financial nightmare if a diploma from your dream school leaves you — or your child — drowning in student loan debt. According...

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Last Call: Military Finances

More than 83% service members pay all of their bills on time and have no debts in collection —significantly more than the national population who are more likely to struggle to pay bills, get calls...

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Hotel denies room to young Army private

By Laura Ruane, News-Press.com He craved some private time and space while on leave, visiting family in Southwest Florida over the holidays. But after booking lodgings online, 20-year-old Army Pvt...

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Military spouse jobs go beyond the home

According to a survey conducted by the Institute of Veterans and Military Families unemployment rates of females married to active-duty service members are roughly 32 percent. By Sarah Hauck When...