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Servicemembers Civil Relief Act

Throughout the conversations on a possible government shutdown, I’ve heard several people mention the protections afforded under the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act (SCRA.)  The SCRA…



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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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Domicile and Residence, A MSRRA Issue

One of the most confusing aspects of the Military Spouses Residency Relief Act is the idea of residency, or domicile.  From Merriam-Webster.com, the definition of…


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MSRRA FAQs

Military OneSource has put together a fabulous, three page FAQ sheet on the Military Spouses Residency Relief Act.  It might just be my browser, but…


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Spouses and Leases

Most of you have probably heard of the “military clause,” a generic term used to describe any parts of a lease that deals with the…


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Income Tax Info on the MSRRA

Well, my previous post on the Military Spouse Residency Relief Act has generated a lot of comments.  I love it!  Obviously, there are many questions…


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Military Spouse Residency Relief Act

Good news on the homefront!  The Military Spouse Residency Relief Act was passed by Congress last week and is awaiting the President’s signature. Here is…


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Don't Overlook the Base Thrift Shop

I stopped by a nearby base thrift shop yesterday in search of a particular item for a Halloween costume.  I've shopped at this thrift shop…