Breadcrumb Trail:


Teaching Children the Importance of Veterans Day

Nov 2, 2017

This Veterans Day, I encourage you to show your children how to spread thanks and appreciation to a veteran. Shake a hand, send a card, do anything that acknowledges the sacrifice they made to support and defend our country.

4 Tips for Back to College Balance

Oct 30, 2017

Going back to school and balancing life can be challenging, but it doesn’t mean it has to be impossible. Here are 4 tips to help you finish out the semester strong.

4 Keys to Planning Your Holiday Care Packages

Oct 11, 2017

It seems early (unless you are like me and are already counting down the days to the holidays), but the deadline is quickly approaching to get packages to your deployed loved ones this holiday season. Here are four keys to successful, on budget and stress free holiday care packages.

Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program: What You Should Know

Oct 5, 2017

The YRRP is a great opportunity, especially for those new to deployments, to gather information, resources, and ask questions. Here are 9 things you should know.

9 Things to Consider as You Prepare for a Deployment

Sep 28, 2017

Avoid common pre-deployment missteps with advice from Chad Storlie, the Going Civilian community manager. He highlights his financial tips, paperwork advice, personal belonging suggestions and family connection ideas.

Jill of All Trades: What Deployment Teaches Us About Bein...

Sep 25, 2017

We military spouses are often viewed by society as non-uniformed heroes. While we may not be rocking the spandex or a cape, many of us have sure become a “Jill of all trades”.

Are You Prepared if Disaster Hits?

Sep 20, 2017

Are you prepared if a disaster were to hit? If you aren’t, making sure to prioritize this initiative for you and your family is smart. Disasters don’t plan ahead, but you can.

Do I Need Life Insurance?

Sep 14, 2017

September is Life Insurance Awareness month. Military Spouses and USAA’s Sean Scaturro discuss how to make the best life insurance choices for your family.

4 Tips to Keep Connected to Your Child during Deployment

Sep 7, 2017

My spouse and I tried to plan for him to stay connected with our two young girls. This is our first deployment experience with children, so we leaned heavily on advice from family and friends who had been through it before.

3 Legal Matters You Should Know Before a Deployment

Aug 24, 2017

Understanding and taking care of any legal matters before a deployment will help you feel secure while your spouse is away. Here are three important legal matters you and your spouse should know when preparing for a deployment.

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