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    Military Spouse Employment 101
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    While the military will always throw a monkey wrench in any best-laid plans, your career doesn't have to be one of them.
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    Military Spouse Education Help 101
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    Good news for you: Being a military spouse can actually make some parts of going back to school easier.
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    Military Life 101
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    Military life has a lot of nuts and bolts. You know, the little things that make up just an ordinary day.
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    Military Spouse and Family Benefits 101
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    Don't know exactly how to get your military spouse and family benefits or want to know more about what they are? Read on.
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    Military Spouse and Family Moves 101
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    Whether you're an old pro or new to the military moving game, there's stuff to learn about PCSing. Here's our easy PCS 101 guide.
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    Military Family Deployment 101
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    Preparing for deployment can seem like an uphill battle. But we've been there. Here's what you need to know.
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    Military Family Life 101
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    Military life is not easy, but we've got your back. From marriage to kids and parenting, we have the resources you need.

Military Care Packages

Putting Care into Care Packages

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Care packages are our only means of sending the comforts of home to our loved ones putting their blood, sweat and tears into our freedom. Military spouses, brats, and other family and friends offer...

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Dealing With Deployment as a FamilyMore

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Major injury is life-changing, both for the wounded and the entire family. Here's one idea for rebuilding family bonds.

How to Deal With DeploymentMore

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Managing the family budget while your spouse is away can be challenging, but it is manageable. Prior to deployment, sit down with your spouse and calculate your monthly expenses with regard to these topics.

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