BLUF: If you are hating life while trying to be financially responsible, you are doing it wrong. Not a military member? Stick around. These words apply to any job. This is a pure opinion piece. The views expressed within do not represent the views of the United States … [Read more...] about Don’t Make Military Career Decisions Based On Dollars And Not Sense
The Retiring On A Military Pension series has sparked a lot of questions about whether it’s really possible. Several people asked me to interview people who are already retired. Today, I’m bring you just such an interview. Welcome to the first Military Retiree Interview! So … [Read more...] about An Interview With An Early Retiree: Ginzu
Hello everybody! I'm excited to bring in a guest for today's post. Amanda C is an Air Force officer in the Force Support career field. She currently oversees a Sustainment Services flight. Meanwhile, she is pursuing a Master's degree in Finance (woohoo!). She offered to help me … [Read more...] about What Is Essential Station Messing??
Several people have mentioned TRICARE Dental to me lately, both in online forums and in the workplace. Plus, I mentioned a few weeks ago that I was going to do a series on TRICARE. This is a continuation of that series. The first post is here if you’d like to check it … [Read more...] about Quick Guide To TRICARE Dental Coverage
Welcome to the fourth entry in the Retiring on a Military Pension series! You can find the previous case studies here. I've been saying I want to do a case study on an enlisted family. Well, I had several people respond to that call. Today we’re going to hear from the first in … [Read more...] about Retiring On An Enlisted Pension: Joe’s Family Of Four