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5 Ways to Keep Summer Camp Affordable

As we discussed yesterday, summer camp is great for kids, but bad for budgets.  Fortunately, there are ways to save money on your camp expenses….


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25 June 2011 Weekend Roundup

As always, there is so much good stuff on the internet, it is hard to sift through and read the most relevant pieces.  Here are…


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Another Childcare Resource

I finally found some decent information about the childcare partnership between the military and the National Association of Child Care Resource and Referral Agencies (NACCRRA). …



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New MyCAA Program Reopens

The new MyCAA program reopened yesterday.  I am sure the system is swamped (I can’t find out because I’m no longer eligible.)  If you are…


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Spouse Tuition Aid Program

While researching the military relief societies quick no-interest loan programs, I stumbled across another interesting benefit from The Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society (NMCRS).  The NMCRS…


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One Month to MyCAA Deadline

Don’t forget, if you are a current MyCAA participant who is losing your eligibility, all Financial Assistance for the winter/spring 2011 term must be approved…


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18 September 2010 Saturday Roundup

I’ve always wondered how active duty people manage to find the time to get their college degrees.  It seems so overwhelming!  Well, thanks to Ryan…


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MyCAA Deadline Extended

The Department of Defense has announced a small change to the new MyCAA deadlines previously published. Current MyCAA participants who are losing their eligibility with…


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Military Spouse Corporate Career Network

I stumbled across an interesting resource, the Military Spouse Corporate Career Network (MSCCN).  MSCCN maintains a database of military-friendly employers and open positions.  From their…



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Training for Healthcare Jobs

Are you considering a career in health care?  You might want to check into a program called Military to Medicine.  Military to Medicine is available…



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Navy Family Scholarships

I just found a link to two scholarship opportunities for specific Navy family members.  The deadline is in five days, so look and act quickly: …







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A Wee Bit More CAA Info

Well, I have been calling and emailing all day, and I’ve dredged up a smidgen more info about the CAA (Career Advancement Account) situation.