Should You Live Near Base or Move Home for Deployment?

Should You Live Near Base or Move Home for Deployment?

There is no “right” choice about where to live during your spouse’s deployment. Some prefer to stay in their current house or apartment. Other people downsize to a smaller place, or even move in with a friend, to save money during the deployment. Finally, there is the option to move ‘back home’ and live closer to family members. Which choice is best?

Your First Deployment

Your First Deployment

The first day of my husband's first deployment, I cried most of the day. The first deployment is terrifying and intimidating, whether you are dating a service member or married to one. It doesn't matter if they are going into combat or to a relatively safe location--...

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