Military Support

Navigate your military life more easily with these trusted resources.

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Military Support

Navigate your military life more easily with these trusted resources.

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Military Support Links

Office of Financial Readiness
The Department of Defense Office of Financial Readiness offers resources, education and support for every stage of financial readiness. Their goal is to foster a financially secure and mission-ready force with every military family living their best life today and in the future.


Military One Source - Spouse Education & Career OpportunitiesThe Spouse Education and Career Opportunities program (SECO), provided by the Department of Defense, offers career guidance, comprehensive resources and tools to military spouses around the world.


MyCAA (My Career Advancement Account) The MyCAA Scholarship Program offers up to $4,000 to eligible military spouses to pursue a license, certification or Associate's Degree in a portable career field. Learn more, today!


MySTEP (or Military Spouse Transition Program) supports spouses throughout all phases of their family's military journey with information, tools and programs.

 


Military OneSource
From family and relationships to financial and legal help, Military OneSource is a Department of Defense-sponsored website that supports military families with 24/7 click or call assistance.


US Coast Guard CG SUPRT for Military Spouses

The CG SUPRT program offers free and confidential services to Coast Guard members to help you maximize your potential.

 


DFAS resources
Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS)
DFAS provides payment services to the U.S. Department of Defense.

 

 


Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
This website is your resource for all things IRS.

 



U.S. Department for Veteran Affairs 
The official website of the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.

 


TRICARE is the comprehensive health plan benefit for Uniformed Service members and their eligible dependents. To learn all about plans and eligibility, find a doctor, track costs and access important phone numbers, click here. For current TRICARE educational publications and the ability to sign up for any change notifications, click here.


DEERS MilConnectTo access the Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System (DEERS), register family members for TRICARE, or make other important benefits and record changes, visit milConnect.


U.S. Department of Labor (Unemployment Compensation for Ex-Service Members (UCX))
Information on unemployment compensation for former service members.

 


Thrift Savings Plan (TSP)
This website provides account access and information on the TSP.

 


Department of Defense DoD

Career Ready Portal

The portal is a collaboration of DoD, DoL and VA resources designed to help Service members, Veterans and their spouses plan and achieve their career, education, and financial goals.

 


Military Installations
Use this page to search and find information about military installations, state resources and programs or services.

 

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Latest Blogs

Celebrate The “Why” of MilSpouse Money Mission

By Team Member | May 6, 2021

Adapt and use this sample blog to help spread the word about MilSpouse Money Mission. Let’s Celebrate Our “Why” May is a very special month…

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Dig Deeper

Measure Progress - Finances - Military Spouse Goal Setting

Financial Quizzes

Personality Quiz

Military Support Links

Office of Financial Readiness
The Department of Defense Office of Financial Readiness offers resources, education and support for every stage of financial readiness. Their goal is to foster a financially secure and mission-ready force with every military family living their best life today and in the future.


Military One Source - Spouse Education & Career OpportunitiesThe Spouse Education and Career Opportunities program (SECO), provided by the Department of Defense, offers career guidance, comprehensive resources and tools to military spouses around the world.


MyCAA (My Career Advancement Account) The MyCAA Scholarship Program offers up to $4,000 to eligible military spouses to pursue a license, certification or Associate's Degree in a portable career field. Learn more, today!

 


MySTEP (or Military Spouse Transition Program) supports spouses throughout all phases of their family's military journey with information, tools and programs.

 


Military OneSource
From family and relationships to financial and legal help, Military OneSource is a Department of Defense-sponsored website that supports military families with 24/7 click or call assistance.

 


US Coast Guard CG SUPRT for Military Spouses

The CG SUPRT program offers free and confidential services to Coast Guard members to help you maximize your potential.

 

 


DFAS resources
Defense Finance and Accounting Service (DFAS)
DFAS provides payment services to the U.S. Department of Defense.

 

 


Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
This website is your resource for all things IRS.

 



U.S. Department for Veteran Affairs 
The official website of the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.

 


TRICARE is the comprehensive health plan benefit for Uniformed Service members and their eligible dependents. To learn all about plans and eligibility, find a doctor, track costs and access important phone numbers, click here. For current TRICARE educational publications and the ability to sign up for any change notifications, click here.


DEERS MilConnectTo access the Defense Enrollment Eligibility Reporting System (DEERS), register family members for TRICARE, or make other important benefits and record changes, visit milConnect.


 

U.S. Department of Labor (Unemployment Compensation for Ex-Service Members (UCX))
Information on unemployment compensation for former service members.

 


Thrift Savings Plan (TSP)
This website provides account access and information on the TSP.

 


Department of Defense DoD

Career Ready Portal

The portal is a collaboration of DoD, DoL and VA resources designed to help Service members, Veterans and their spouses plan and achieve their career, education, and financial goals.

 


Military Installations
Use this page to search and find information about military installations, state resources and programs or services.

 

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MilLife Milestones

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Coffee Shop tips - financial readiness

Latest Blogs

Celebrate The “Why” of MilSpouse Money Mission

By Team Member | May 6, 2021

Adapt and use this sample blog to help spread the word about MilSpouse Money Mission. Let’s Celebrate Our “Why” May is a very special month…

Read More

Dig Deeper

Measure Progress - Finances - Military Spouse Goal Setting

Financial Quizzes

Personality Quiz
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Recent Blogs

Celebrate The “Why” of MilSpouse Money Mission

May 6, 2021

Adapt and use this sample blog to help spread the word about MilSpouse Money Mission. Let’s Celebrate Our “Why” May is a very special month for MilSpouse Money Mission. This month, we celebrate our “why” – our commitment to serving you, the amazing military spouse. A Mission to Serve MilSpouse Money Mission is marking one…

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Create an Effective PCS Plan for Your Family to Cover Each Stage of Your Move

April 27, 2021

Create an Effective PCS Plan for Your Family to Cover Each Stage of Your Move Moving is part of life for military families. Although you do not have much control over where you move, getting new Permanent Change of Station or PCS orders can be exciting. Whether you’re moving within the U.S. or overseas, careful…

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Lead Your Family to a Stronger Financial Future

February 1, 2021

Lead Your Family to a Stronger Financial Future!  Your household is like a small business in many ways. The first quarter of the year—January, February and March— is a great time to close out the previous year, assess your family’s financial health, and plan for upcoming milestones, just like a business. Be the Chief Financial…

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Military Relief Societies: Lending a Helping Hand

December 10, 2020

Military Relief Societies With Thanksgiving leftovers finished, it’s time to take out holiday decorations and prepare for the season of giving. If you find yourself reeling from the uncertainty of 2020 and need some financial support, remember the four military relief societies stand ready to help. Types of Support Army Emergency Relief Society, Navy-Marine Corps…

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Reduce Strain on Your Family Spending Plan

October 13, 2020

Tips to Stretch Your Spending Plan This Fall You may have noticed the days are getting a little shorter, and there’s a crispness to the air. Fall is officially here! Under normal circumstances, military families often welcome the change in seasons, as they settle into school and extra-curricular activities. But this year is anything but…

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What You Need to Know About the Payroll Tax Deferral

September 22, 2020

Payroll Tax Deferral Military spouses, have you heard? To help provide relief during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Presidential Memorandum issued on August 8, 2020 temporarily defers Social Security — Old Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance (OASDI) — tax withholdings for some Service members. This is known as the payroll tax deferral. What Does This Mean…

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5 Tips for Avoiding Employment Scams

July 8, 2020

Beware of Employment Scams While this year’s permanent change of station (PCS) season is off to a slow, uncertain start, it is beginning to take shape. These moves will transplant military families around the country and even the world. As a result, many military spouses may be looking for jobs in a challenging job market.…

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How to Protect Your Personal Finances Now

April 20, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic sweeping the country and world is having a dramatic impact on how we live our lives and function within our communities. Many of us are affected by school and work closures and possibly even stay-at-home orders. Military families may also face additional uncertainty with the Stop Movement order impacting future assignments and…

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