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  • Looking to supplement your family’s income? Part-time may be the way!

    The day we received our orders to our first duty station I knew that I had just opted into making many tough professional/career oriented choices if this was to be our life. Many military families, like mine, are finding that part-time (or independent contractor) work to supplement their family’s military income is just enough for them to reach their financial goals and provide for extra expenses that come up along the way. So what are they doing? Here’s a list…

  • Celebrating Military Kids

    April is the month of the Military Child. During this month local installations and military communities across the country will plan special events and activities to celebrate the service and resilience of children who have a parent serving in the armed forces. Here are some resources for military kids to take advantage of not only this month, but all year long:

  • Take the 1% Challenge

    The announcement and subsequent repeal of a 1% reduction in cost-of-living adjustments for working-age military retirees shined a spotlight on the power of 1%. Put that power on your side.

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    OCWEN INVESTIGATION

    There has been some disturbing news about OCWEN, USAA's mortgage service provider, being investigated for a variety of unfair prac...

    Roadside assistance

    Last night I was driving home with my son and a piece of metal fell off a tow truck hit my car and it also gave me a flat. Called ...

    ADT neither supports nor communicates with me

    I have had at least 6 ADT accounts before this business one, but I'll probably not go to ADT again - ADT apparently does not need ...

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    musetroll
    Yo, Cleisthenes - Either you are a major stockholder in Simplisafe, or your a person who likes to see his money really ...
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    Cleisthenes
    Hi musetroll, To me this highlights a problem I've seen several times on the USAA.com website. USAA will line up one pr...

    Why doesn't USAA offer Health Savings Accounts?

    Just read a nice article by USAA financial planners about HSA's and their benefits, but then I learned that USAA didn't offer them...

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    WEBSITE GURU
    Cleisthenes; 1. A Health Savings Account (HSA) is a tax-advantaged medical savings account available to taxpayers in th...

    Customer service

    A few months ago got into a car accident, and just last week had unauthorized transactions on my card, both time the help I receiv...

    Deed in lieu of Foreclosure

    I executed a deed-in-lieu last year due to relocation and divorce. I am wondering if anyone can tell me if I have lost all of my V...

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    BrianaHartzellUSAA
    Chuckit, Becuase getting an answer will require more personal details, a service specialist would be in the best positi...

    Where have the Billions $$$ gone?

    Members;For many years now, banks have successfully pushed for all electronic transactions. How many checks do you write any more?...

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    Mike Rat38
    http://www.glassdoor.com/Salary/USAA-Salaries-E3033.htm (Cut and paste to your browser if not clickable) Check that out...

    Consolidations of Students Loans

    I was curious if USAA offers consolidation of students loans. I am not worried about budgeting and emergency funds as we are stron...

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    BrianaHartzellUSAA
    Red Leigh, Thank you for posting. Information about USAA's student loans can be found here. Excerpt from the student lo...

    Debt consolidation

    Does USAA have consolidation loans? My husband and I are in the process of moving, buying a new home (with Movers Advantage) and w...

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    BrianaHartzellUSAA
    Hi Kriswiens, I am not a financial expert, but have found some similar questions that have been answered by two of USAA...
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    kriswiens
    We have actually read his book. We were given it to go through during our pre-marital counseling. I love his principles...

    My taxes

    Seriously, I have been trying to complete my taxes for a time now . i habvengt done them in a while and i have some debts to catch...

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    WEBSITE GURU
    matt;If you haven't completed this years tax filing then hopefully by now you have filed for an extension and paid any ...