Just over one year ago, we received orders for our upcoming PCS. Instead of the familiar post we anticipated—GERMANY was our destination! While unex..
Will your family receive a tax refund this year? The average tax refund is around $2,800 and slightly more for direct deposit refunds. Even if your ..
Spring is the time of year high school seniors anticipate college acceptance letters and parents discuss how to pay the hefty tuition bill. Accordin..
I was born into the military. My dad is a West Point graduate, and for most of my childhood I was the only one in my class who had immediate family ..
Every military family knows that moving is just a fact of life. My own family has moved more times than I care to count and my children, who are now..
What’s the best thing about being a military kid? Some might say seeing new places, some might say making new friends, and some might even say learn..
This month, the contractor managing the health care benefit in the TRICARE West Region changed from TriWest to UnitedHealthcare Military & Veterans ..
In 1986, when Secretary of Defense Caspar W. Weinberger designated each April as “The Month of the Military Child,” could he have imagined how relev..
Shortly after the new Secretary of Defense, Chuck Hagel, arrived at the Pentagon, he told his staff that he wanted to reach out to military and vete..
I never thought that I would be preparing to write an entire post about trash, but here I am. And when I say “trash,” I mean the refuse, stinky, gar..