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As a servicemember, you're entitled to many financial benefits that can be delivered as either government or private-company...
Car Buying Tips for Military Personnel
To get the best deal, military servicemembers and their families need to be well prepared buyers.
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New Credit Card Rules a Bit Confusing
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Financial literacy is not taught in American schools. It is up to each of us to educate ourselves or risk making bad decision...
Plan Now to Have a Happy, Debt-Free Holiday
As you get ready for the holidays, if you plan to join the majority of Americans who will search for ways to cut costs, check...
How to Protect Yourself from Predatory Lenders
All military personnel should know their rights and be able to spot predatory lending practices to avoid being made a victim.
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Understanding Home Equity Loans and Cash-out Refinance
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Troops have special insurance needs, from storing vehicles while deployed to moving vehicles from one state to another on ord...
How to Protect, Improve Your Credit Score
Military servicemembers who have security clearances need to pay extra attention to their credit ratings.
6 Ways to Build Savings After Transition
Servicemembers who transition or retire from active duty may be concerned about job opportunities, especially in our current...
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