Kate Horrell is an Accredited Financial Counselor (AFC)and personal financial educator who helps the military community make the most of their pay and benefits. She shares the most up-to-date information in understandable terms, and highlights how rules, programs and laws impact our personal finances. With over 10 years working with thousands of military families, she understands the concerns of currently serving, retired and veteran families. Kate earned a bachelor’s in history from the University of Maryland. She is currently studying for her Chartered Financial Consultant (CFC) designation and preparing to take the Certified Financial Planner (CFP) exam. She has a professional background in financial counseling, mortgage banking and taxes. She also volunteers with the Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society and is a member of the Military Officers of America Currently Serving Spouses Advisory Board. You can find her at KateHorrell.com.