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Boot Swap from Combat to Cowboy

by R. Brian Williams Military entrepreneurial opportunities extend beyond the traditional business model. As a member of the Armed Forces, one has incredible opportunities. The travel, training and...

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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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My Inauguration Experience

by Bianca  Strzalkowski My first inauguration experience wasn’t what I was expecting. I have attended many change of command ceremonies full of formality and uniformity. This felt somewhat...

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Military Center Stage for Inaugural Events

by Bianca Strzalkowski This week’s inaugural events showcase the pomp and circumstance that can only the Armed Forces can deliver. More than 8,000 people will follow the President and Vice...

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Making it Work

by Bianca Strzalkowski One military spouse fulfills a need for returning service members.. When wars began in Iraq and Afghanistan, no one forecasted what to expect from service members returning 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...