Volunteers Do Yard Work for Military Families

Volunteers Do Yard Work for Military Families

Project EverGreen’s GreenCare for Troops program is an incredible network of volunteers—in all 50 states—who do yard work for free for military families with a deployed service member. At the time my husband was in Afghanistan, I had no idea this program existed. But now I know more about the wonderful service they provide to families going through deployment. Who knew there were volunteers out there, with lawn equipment, ready to help military spouses like me?

6 Military Family Discounts

6 Military Family Discounts

Military life is full of expenses. Keep reading because you want to take advantage of military family discounts. This is a guest post submitted by Megan Shehan of Fiscal Tiger. Military life comes with it’s fair share of difficulties, and those difficulties seem to...

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?

How to Get Military Discount Tickets

How to Get Military Discount Tickets

Looking to get the best rates and military discounts for vacation and date night adventures? I recently wrote about the importance of being a tourist in your hometown and around base. A great way to save money while doing that is by using your base ITT office. ITT...

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