Overseas PCS - Before You Get There
Securing Passports and Visas Before Your Overseas PCS
Civilian personnel, including dependents, require a passport. For official travel, DoD Directive requires you and your depend...
Summing Up the Costs of Living Abroad
One of the most difficult aspects of relocating overseas may be making the financial transition. It could take weeks to settl...
27 Things You Must Know Before PCSing to Germany
How can servicemembers and their families best prepare for their overseas tours?
SPCA Helps MilFams Keep Their Pets
The military will not pay to move your pets during a PCS, and the cost can be hundreds or even thousands of dollars.
Shipping a Car Overseas
Learn what steps to take when shipping your car overseas when you receive your PCS orders.
The Accidental Landlord
Many homeowners are unable to sell their home or take a loss on it by selling below value. As a result, many military familie...
After You Get There
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Does the Commissary Raise Prices on Payday?
A reader has noticed prices changing near payday and wonders if the commissary is trying to gouge shoppers.
Should I Quit Job to Spend Time With My Husband?
A Navy spouse worries she and her husband don't see each other enough and wonders if she should quit her job.
Military Marriage Hope and Regrets: Taya Kyle Interview
Maybe this whole military love thing is clearer when it aches with "what-ifs." Here's what I learned from my Taya Kyle interv...
How to Get Seasonal Employment
Could a holiday job pay off some of your biggest bills? Because it's that time of year again.
Should Command Know He Is a Sex Addict?
A spouse says her marriage is falling apart over other women and wonders if she should inform his command.