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5 Support Resources for Military Spouses

Service member spouses face a unique set of challenges that are foreign to civilian couples. Not only do spouses face separation from their partner due to military deployment, but they … Continue reading

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How to Show Military Caregivers You Appreciate Them

5.5 Million caregivers support our Nation’s service members, yet caregivers’ challenges and sacrifices often go unnoticed. In many ways, these selfless individuals are the backbone of our country’s military services, … Continue reading

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4 Easy Ways to Support Local Veterans

Serving our country is the most noble responsibility an American citizen can take on. Yet the transition from active service to civilian life often puts Veterans at risk for unemployment, … Continue reading

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5 Resources for Military Service Members, Veterans, and Families

Like their loved ones in the armed forces, military families sacrifice much for our country. Yet those families’ hardships receive less media attention and so go overlooked. Still, service members, … Continue reading

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How to Ease the Transition Between Military and Civilian Life

Transitioning to civilian life is a journey, not a destination. Along their way, Veterans may face challenges in their career, health, and community (though these will differ depending on the … Continue reading

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How to Navigate a Loved One’s Deployment

When a parent gets deployed overseas, their loved ones must help their children understand how military deployment works. Despite this extraordinary challenge, you can help loved ones of all ages … Continue reading

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How You Can Donate Delta SkyMiles

No matter the circumstances, donating to a charitable cause makes a powerful difference—even if your gift is not monetary! For example, Delta Air Lines partners with charities such as Luke’s … Continue reading

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4 Differences Between Military and Civilian Hospitals

While military and civilian hospitals share many similarities, military hospitals, such as the prestigious Walter Reed Medical Center, are distinct in several ways. They provide medical care to military personnel … Continue reading

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Where You Can Volunteer to Help Veterans

Service members who have made incredible sacrifices deserve security and comfort after their tour. Unfortunately, government programs alone are insufficient to ensure stability. Still, everyday Americans can make a difference … Continue reading

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Financial Planning Tips for Military Families

The transient nature of military service can create financial insecurity for active members’ families. This circumstance—along with low spousal employment stability, unexpected or expensive military flights, and difficulty transitioning to … Continue reading

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How You Can Donate to Military Service Members

Although military service members put their lives on the line to protect our country and freedom, many have limited financial resources or access to necessities during and after service. These … Continue reading

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How to Stay in Touch with Your Loved One in the Armed Forces

The importance of personal contact with loved ones for individuals serving in the armed forces cannot be understated. After all, our service members are often in foreign lands that bear … Continue reading

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How to Choose the Right Veterans Charity to Donate to

As Americans, we owe a debt of gratitude to those who’ve kept our country safe by serving in the military. Indeed, many brave men and women return from service with … Continue reading

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A Guide to Different Types of Military Leaves

As with any full-time laborer, military service members earn annual paid time off, which the military calls “leave.” However, the types of leave and their availability to service members are … Continue reading

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