MilSpouse Money Mission

Our mission is to educate and empower military spouses to elevate their families by making smart money moves. Check out our Money Ready guide or the MiLife Milestones section to get started!

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MilSpouse Money Mission

Our mission is to educate and empower military spouses to elevate their families by making smart money moves. Check out our Money Ready guide to get started!

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MilLife Milestones

Military life is a journey. While it can be challenging, we’re here to support you with information to help you make smart money moves during life’s big moments.

  • New Spouse

  • First Child

  • Promotion

  • TSP Vesting

  • Pre-Deployment

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  • Post-Deployment

  • PCS

  • Continuation Pay

  • Separation

  • Retirement

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MilLife Social

We'd love to be part of your journey. Follow us on social.

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MilSpouse Money Mission3 hours ago
Keep going! Continue teaching your children about money and check out this resource from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB).

https://www.consumerfinance.gov/consumer-tools/money-as-you-grow/. #MilitaryFamilyAppreciationMonth
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MilSpouse Money Mission11 hours ago
One way to find the money to save for your family's financial goals, especially when YOU may experience periods of un- or underemployment, is to try to build your household spending plan on one income, your Service member's pay. Just take it from Caitlin, an Air Force spouse of 10 years.

Join our #MilSpouse community and find useful videos like this on our website! http://bit.ly/CoffeeShopTips

#FluctuatingEmployment #Employment #MilSo #MilSpouse #MilFam
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MilSpouse Money Mission1 day ago
During this holiday season, we pause to recognize all of our deployed Service members who are not able to be home with their families this time of year. We appreciate your family's sacrifice.

#MilSpouse #MilitaryFamilies #Holidays #Military
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MilSpouse Money Mission2 days ago
If your Service member is getting ready to retire from the military with 20+ years of service--congratulations! It's a big accomplishment for your whole family. Prepare for this transition by creating a plan for both their pension and any balance in their Thrift Savings Plan (TSP).

Check out our #MilLifeMilestone section on transitioning to retirement to help make the transition easier! https://bit.ly/MilLifeMilestones-Retirement

#Rertirement #MilitaryTransition #MilitaryLife #MilFam
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MilSpouse Money Mission2 days ago
In recognition of National Veterans and Military Families Month, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is hosting a virtual webinar tomorrow to highlight financial readiness resources and much more!

Visit the link to register now! https://bit.ly/MilitaryFamiliesMonthEvent

#MilitaryFamiliesMonth #MilSpouse #FinancialReadiness
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MilSpouse Money Mission2 days ago
What does the Social Security Payroll Tax Deferral mean for your military family? Be prepared for next year and read our blog to learn more. https://bit.ly/M3-PayrollTaxDeferral

#PayrollTaxDeferral #TaxDeferral #FinancialTips #MilSo #MilFam #MilSpouse
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During this holiday season, we pause to recognize all of our deployed Service members who are not able to be home with their families this time of year. We appreciate your family's sacrifice.

#MilSpouse #MilitaryFamilies #Holidays #Military https://t.co/q7uqsH60Ry
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What does the Social Security Payroll Tax Deferral mean for your military family? Be prepared for next year and read our blog to learn more. https://t.co/yml9i4WnyT

#PayrollTaxDeferral #TaxDeferral #FinancialTips #MilSo #MilFam #MilSpouse
4 days ago
There are many factors that can cause the market to fluctuate. Take steps to mitigate their impact on your investments!

Check out this article from @SEC_Investor_Ed for tips on how to plan! https://t.co/SUxT08niDf

#Investment #Tips #MilSo #MilSpouse https://t.co/RI652ZiRZN
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5 days ago
Have a focused strategy to get the most out of your investment in the long run. Check out these resources from Department of Defense Office of Financial Readiness to help build your portfolio. https://t.co/RYviOlD5Xc

#Investing #Investment #FinancialTips #MilSo #MilFam https://t.co/MmWikN1nK8
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1 week ago
Military kids are never too young to learn the value of a dollar! Check out this fact sheet from @Military1Source to learn effective ways on how to teach finances to your children. https://t.co/Yy0WabeSRd

#FinancialTips #FinancialHelp #MilFam #MilSo https://t.co/vK9VvoXen4
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1 week ago
Learn how you can exponentially grow your savings from Shaun, an United States Air Force spouse of 19 years, by saving and investing early.

Join the mission and visit our website for more useful videos like this! https://t.co/L99sJUzUvq

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A strong financial foundation can help you achieve your goals, no matter what they are. Create a budget as the first step to understanding your inflows and outflows. Learn More

Credit can be an important financial tool, but it must be used wisely. The poor use of credit is perhaps the number one cause of financial hardship among military families. Learn More

Learning how to manage and reduce household debt is a valuable contribution every milspouse can make to their family. Begin by calculating your debt to income (DTI) ratio. Learn More

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