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Military Retirement Pay & Pension Benefits (Explained)

Until recently, only career military personnel qualified for pensions. But everything changed in 2018. Thanks to the new blended retirement system, most service members qualify for some kind of benefit. But how does the new system work, and how does it affect lifers? Find out here.
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VA Streamline Refinance (IRRRL) – Benefits, Eligibility & How to Apply

Recently, we discovered the #1 financial perk for military families: the VA Home Loan Guaranty, commonly known as the VA loan program. It is...
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Joining the Military After High School – Benefits & Risks

Military service has long been a path for social and economic mobility - the gateway to the middle class - for thousands of young...
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Life Insurance for Military Members – Death Gratuity and SGLI

Before any military member goes on a mission, he or she gets an operations order spelling out the succession of command, plus instructions and...
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Investing Strategies for Active Duty Military Members

Military members are accustomed to significant challenges. Combat tours, deployments, and frequent transfers are just a few of the difficulties they face on a...
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Federal Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) – Complete Guide & Advice

Possibly one of the greatest benefits to U.S. government or military service is the Thrift Savings Plan. The Thrift Savings Plan (also known as...
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Should Military Families & Active Duty Members Buy a House or...

There is a great debate among active duty military regarding renting vs. buying a home. Because these military members may be called upon to deploy or...