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2013 Military Spouse Symposium

Do you live in the Seattle-Tacoma area?  Are you looking for a job, or do you ever expect to be looking for a job in…


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Charity Spotlight: Folds of Honor Foundation

Here at the Paycheck Chronicles, I come across a variety of interesting and helpful organizations that focus on active duty, reserve, National Guard, retired and…




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Military Counseling Benefits

I’ve read quite a few questions from military dependents who are wondering about their mental health counseling benefits.  From what I have seen, the military…


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Military Spouse Fellowship Applications Open

The National Military Family Association (NMFA), together with the Association for Financial Counseling and Planning Education (AFCPE) has announced the opening of applications for the…


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Army Emergency Relief Offers Scholarship Programs

Did you know that Army Emergency Relief offers scholarship programs?  They have three different programs:  Dependent Children Scholarships, Overseas Spouse Scholarships, and Stateside Spouse Scholarships….


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Military Spouse Scholarship

Monday, 31 January is the deadline to apply for the National Military Family Association’s (NMFA) Joanne Holbrook Patton Military Spouse Scholarship.  The Patton Scholarship is…


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GI Bill Changes: How Far Will They Go?

With the recent signing of the Post 9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Improvement Act, there has been a tremendous amount of discussion about the changes to…


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Top 5 Changes to Post 9/11 GI Bill

President Obama has signed the Post 9/11 Veterans Education Assistance Improvement Act (GI Bill 2.0) into law.  What does this mean for you?  Lots of…





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1 November 2010 Military Report

From the Military.com mothership, the 1 November 2010 Military Report brings the following financial news: Applebee’s Salutes Veterans – Once again this Veterans Day, Thursday,…


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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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23 October 2010 Saturday Roundup

I love the internet! It has nearly everything I’ve ever wanted to know and I can usually find it pretty quickly. Now if I could…


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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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Really Late Roundup

Well, it isn’t Saturday.  It isn’t even Sunday.  I guess this week’s edition of the Round up is called the Really Late Edition. Some of…