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Military.com Discount Center

You may have noticed that I’ve not been offering as much in the way of military discounts here at The Paycheck Chronicles. This change has happened because…


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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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6 June 2011 Military Report

    From the weekly Military Report published by Military.com, financial news on a variety of topics: AF Early Retirement Boards – The Air Force…


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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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16 May 2011 Military Report

From the 16 May 2011 Military.com Military Report, all sorts of financial information: Best Resale Value for 2011 Cars – Which cars are rated to…


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Happy Veteran’s Day

I hope that all our veterans are able to enjoy a pleasant day. Thank you for your service to our country.  I truly appreciate the…


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November 2010 Mid-Month Pay

It must be near payday – my box is filled with people wondering when they will get paid next.  Here is the scoop:  military payday…


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2010 Veteran’s Day Discounts

UPDATE 9 November 2010:  See even more deals and discounts at More 2010 Veteran’s Day Discounts. Two weeks until Veteran’s Day quite a few businesses…


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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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State Veterans Bonuses

Thanks to the comment from Ariel, and a post from Ryan at The Military Wallet, I did a bit of research on these veterans’ bonuses…


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NoVa Homeowners: Check This Out

Are you a military member who owns a home in Fairfax County, Loudoun County, Arlington County, Prince William County, or the City of Alexandria?  A…



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05 April 2010 Military Report

The April 5, 2010 Military Report includes the following personal finance items: 5 Tips to Make Your Taxes Less Taxing – Doing your taxes…well…sucks. It’s…


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GI Bill Experiences and Stories

Using the GI Bill has always had its challenges: understanding all the various rules and limitations is hard. With the new Post 9/11 GI Bill,…


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Pat Tillman Scholarship

Applications are open for the 2010 Pat Tillman Military Scholarship, offered by the Pat Tillman Foundation.  Applications are due by 5 pm on April 30th. …


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Veteran’s Days Discounts at Cabela’s

UPDATE 26 OCTOBER 2010:  This is 2009 information.  I have been unable to verify 2010 information.  Please see here for other 2010 discounts. Veteran’s Day weekend, Cabela’s…


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Emergency GI Bill Benefits

As you may have heard, some people using their GI Bill benefits are having some trouble getting paid as the VA struggles to keep up…


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Williamsburg Memorial Day Discounts

Colonial Williamsburg is offering free admission for active duty military, reservists, retirees, veterans and their families.  The offer is available today, May 22, through Monday, May…