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How a Servicemember’s PTSD Affects the Whole Family


Although our combat missions in Iraq and Afghanistan are winding down, as our servicemembers return home, they and their families will be coping with the fallout for years. In this article, we’ll explore some of the unexpected ways PTSD affects the families of our returning veterans.

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Working at Home

With careful consideration and the right biz idea, a home-based business could bring in some extra money and ease your family’s financial situation.

Beyond Student Loans

College is expensive, but a degree will help you get a job. There are many ways to lower the cost: grants, scholarships, loans, and gov't programs.


Homeschooling offers flexibility and a chance to give your child a better education than at public or private school. But it's not right for everyone.

Sending Your Child to Private School

If you're stationed where the public schools aren't up to par, you may need to explore enrolling your child in private school. Here's what to look for

Welcome to the Military

Being a new military spouse is a challenge, but these tips will make it one you can easily handle.

Moving On

Moving is stressful, but it doesn't have to be a disaster. Follow these steps to make the process simpler, easier, and less frustrating.

Stretching Your Paycheck

Military families are on tight budgets, but with some simple steps, you can make things a little easier for your family

Becoming a Military Caregiver

Caring for a wounded or ill servicemember isn't easy. But with the right network and support, you can make a difference.

Military Child Care

Many military families need childcare. Getting into on-base child care isn't always possible, but there are steps you can take to boost your odds.

Maintaining a Positive Outlook When Your Spouse Is Deployed

Military families face many hurdles, but by maintaining a positive outlook and connecting with others in your life, most are far from insurmountable.

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