PCS Overview

A soldier and his wife during a move.

The government will reimburse many costs associated with a PCS move. Here is an overview of what you can expect.

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PCS - Home Buying

How much house can you afford?

The rule of thumb is that a military family can comfortably afford a home that is up to three times their average annual household income. Where did this number come from?

PCS - Selling

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It's become more difficult for homeowners to sell their properties. While some civilian homeowners may have the option of taking their time, military members with PCS orders don't have that luxury....  more

PCS - Renting

Finding an Apartment to Rent Online

Online apartment searching can ease the stress of a PCS. And now, you can look for an apartment online while packing up your old residence.

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Moving Day

Civilian personnel, including dependents, require a passport. For official travel, DoD Directive requires you and your dependents to have a no-fee passport and a Status of Forces Agreement (SOFA) s...  more

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From The Mailbag: Disability Benefit & Taxes

A recent email highlights some of the confusion about the taxability of certain post-military benefits.  While military retirement pay is always taxable, military disability benefits provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) are always non-taxable. Dear Kate, I recently completed a claim with the VA and was classified as 100% disabled.  I was sent back […]

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