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Updated Articles and Resources

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    Updated Articles and Resources
    • Create A Deployment Memory Box Created: Friday, November 12, 2010 Updated: Monday, April 21, 2014
      Memory boxes are an excellent way to preserve deployment keepsakes and memorabilia. Learn how to create a memory box that you and your descendents will treasure." itemprop=pr="$zTP='t3'" --> itempr...
    • VFW Program "Operation Uplink" Helps Deployed Troops Call Home for Free Created: Tuesday, February 22, 2011 Updated: Monday, April 21, 2014
      Deployed troops can make free calls home twice a month through Operation Uplink, a program provided by the VFW." itemprop="description">> Thursday, September 20, 2012 Updated: Monday, April 21, 2014
      Learn about the numerous suicide awareness and prevention programs available to servicemembers, veterans and military families." itemprop="description">
    • Packing Tips for Family Emergencies that Require Travel Created: Monday, March 26, 2012 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      When your under stress because a crisis has occurred it's easy to forget necessary items when you're packing for you and your family. Use this list to help ensure you pack all the important items y...
    • Veterans Affairs Medical Center Definition Created: Tuesday, March 15, 2011 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      What is a Veterans Affairs Medical Center? Learn about the services that a Veterans Affairs Medical Center provides to polytrauma and TBI patients.
    • IRRRL – What You Need To Know Before Refinancing Your VA Loan Created: Monday, November 22, 2010 Updated: Friday, April 18, 2014
      Know the facts before you refinance your current VA loan through the IRRRL program." itemprop="description"> Wednesday, January 26, 2011 Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014
      Create a military myPay account by following these myPay Login instructions." itemprop="description"> Friday, January 07, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Military spouses of servicemembers battling Post Traumatic Stress Disorder often feel isolated and unsupported. Help is available through these resources." itemprop="descriP='t3'" --> itemprop="des...
    • Returning from Deployment Created: Monday, March 31, 2014 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      When dad or mom returns from deployment, it can be exciting for the whole family. It's also stressful for young children. Here are some tips to help.
    • Benefits of Pursuing Higher Education Created: Monday, March 31, 2014 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Military spouses face hurdles finding work because employers may resist hiring someone who'll move. Here are simple steps to overcome this obstacle.
    • Can Happily Married Couples Benefit from Marriage Enrichment Retreats? Created: Thursday, June 09, 2011 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Many military couples are under the impression that marriage enrichment retreats are only for couples with troubled marriages.
    • Are Marriage Enrichment Retreats the Same as Counseling or Therapy? Created: Thursday, June 09, 2011 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Many military couples are under the impression that marriage enrichment retreats are the same as marriage counseling or therapy.
    • Are Reserve and Guard Couples Eligible to Attend Military Marriage Retreats? Created: Wednesday, June 08, 2011 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      A common question asked by Reserve and Guard couples is whether or not military-sponsored marriage enrichment retreats are open to Reservists, Guardsmen and their spouses.
    • Overseas Banking for Military Families: What You Need to Know Created: Tuesday, December 31, 2013 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Military moves can make banking a challenge—especially if this is your first big move. It’s a lot to sort through, and this guide will help.
    • Keepsake Boxes for Military Survivors Created: Friday, March 16, 2012 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Beautiful assortment of keepsake boxes specifically designed for military survivors.
    • Gifts for Coast Guard Wives Created: Thursday, December 08, 2011 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Large variety of gifts for Coast Guard wives. Selection includes apparel, drinkware, iPhone cases, iPad cases, journals, calendars, keepsake boxes, tote bags and much more.
    • Gifts for Marine Wives Created: Thursday, December 08, 2011 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Large variety of gifts for Marine wives. Choose from drinkware, apparel, calendars, journals, keepsake boxes, iPhone cases, iPad cases and much more.
    • Gifts for Army Wives Created: Thursday, December 08, 2011 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Large variety of gifts for Army wives. Selection includes mugs, apparel, journals, calendars, tote bags, clocks, throw pillows and much more.
    • FAQs About Marriage Enrichment Retreats Created: Friday, June 10, 2011 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Military couples can get answers to commonly asked questions related to military-sponsored marriage enrichment retreats.
    • 2011 Basic Pay Chart for Active Duty Servicemembers Created: Saturday, January 22, 2011 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      2011 Military pay charts for active duty commissioned officers, warrant officers and enlisted personnel.
    • Relocating While Your Spouse is Deployed Created: Monday, October 24, 2011 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      If you're thinking about moving in with family during your spouse's deployment, here a a few things to take into consideration so that you can make a decision that's in you and your family's best i...
    • Financial Assistance for Military Families Created: Friday, December 03, 2010 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Many financial assistance programs are available to military families. Soldiers, sailors, airmen and Marines along with their dependents can get the financial help they need.
    • Share Your Marriage Retreat Experience Created: Friday, June 10, 2011 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Military couples that have attended a marriage retreat share their experience.
    • When Your Spouse Reenlists Created: Monday, March 31, 2014 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Deciding whether to reenlist in the military is a decision that has to be made by the whole family. Here are some tips to help you through the process
    • How to Build a Strong Military Marriage Created: Tuesday, December 31, 2013 Updated: Friday, March 28, 2014
      Military marriages undergo an immense amount of stress and strain. But with direct communication, honesty, and affection, it’s not impossible.
    • Keeping Family Ties Strong During Deployment Created: Tuesday, December 31, 2013 Updated: Friday, March 28, 2014
      For deployed military, staying connected to family back home and keeping relationships strong is hard. This article includes many helpful strategies
    • Summer Camps for Military Kids Created: Friday, March 28, 2014 Updated: Friday, March 28, 2014
      Summer camp is great for kids of all ages. Your child will learn social skills, make friends, life skills, and have wonderful adventures.
    • Travel and Relocation for Military Kids Created: Saturday, March 01, 2014 Updated: Saturday, March 01, 2014
      International military moves can be confusing, particularly if you’re new to the process. Read on to find out what to do before the relocation begins.
    • Taking the Stress Out of Moving Created: Saturday, March 01, 2014 Updated: Saturday, March 01, 2014
      If you're in the military, you're going to move. A lot.This guide can take the stress out of military moves and make you a PCS expert
    • Financial Support for Active Military Members Created: Saturday, March 01, 2014 Updated: Saturday, March 01, 2014
      Military personnel and their families have a wide range of financial tools. This article will help keep financial troubles from becoming nightmares
    • Taking Care of Mom Created: Saturday, March 01, 2014 Updated: Saturday, March 01, 2014
      Maintaining a strong marriage during a deployment can be tough. This article shows deployed how to stay connected to the wife back home.
    • What You Should Know about PCS Moves Created: Saturday, March 01, 2014 Updated: Saturday, March 01, 2014
      Moving is a regular part of military life The process can sometimes be frustrating, confusing, and even frightening. The following tips will help.

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