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    There are plenty of jobs available to military spouses on base. And while every service branch and every installation is differ...
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Military Life 101

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    Military Spouse and Family Benefits 101
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    The military can be a difficult lifestyle for a family, but it does come with some excellent benefits. Some of those are in th...
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    Military Life 101
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    Military life has a lot of nuts and bolts. You know, the little military-esque things that make up just an ordinary day in the ...
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    Military Spouse Education Help 101
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    Thinking about going back to school but worried military life might get in the way? Good news for you: Being a military spouse...
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    Military Family Life 101
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    When it comes to family, military spouses and significant others have what can seem like the most difficult, rewarding, terrib...
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    Military Spouse and Family Moves 101
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    Frequent moves are one of the best -- and worst -- parts of military family life. On the one hand, you have a chance to see co...
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    Military Family Deployment 101
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    Preparing for military family deployment can seem like an uphill battle. For one, your Family Readiness team (be it an officer...
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     Holding down a job while your spouse is in the military is easier than you might think. While the military will always throw a...

Volunteering Opportunities

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You may have altruistic reasons for volunteering, but giving your time has career-enhancing power, too. Volunteer work, whether in addition to a current job or an activity in between jobs, shows an...

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You may have altruistic reasons for volunteering, but giving your time has career-enhancing power, too. Volunteer work, whether in addition to a current job or an activity in between jobs, shows an employer that you are willing to try new experiences, be involved in your community and generally demonstrates a willingness to take initiative and make things happen.

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