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Financial Responsibility: Resources for Managing Military Pay

Updated: December 30, 2022

Welcome to Military Saves Week 2019! Money is often the most common source of stress, but managing your military pay shouldn’t be stressful. The military has you covered when it comes to helping manage money and finances. They are sure to offer classes and counseling about budgeting, saving, and paying bills, which can get overwhelming […]

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Military Pay Garnishment

Military Pay Garnishment

Updated: December 30, 2022

There are many reasons why a military member’s pay might be subject to garnishment. An attempt to collect an unpaid commercial debt is one, an attempt to collect alimony or child support is another. There is some confusion over the issue of military pay garnishment and if you don’t know your rights and responsibilities this […]

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Should I Take Drill Pay or VA Compensation?

Should I take Drill Pay or VA Compensation?

Updated: December 30, 2022

Should you take drill pay or VA compensation? This is an important question for many veterans and while some may wonder if this applies to them while serving on active duty (see below), those it affects have choices to make depending on what makes the most sense to the individual. Before we examine the issues […]

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Military Finance: Advance Pay, Special Pay & Bonuses

Military Finance: Advance Pay, Special Pay & Bonuses

Updated: December 22, 2022

When it comes to military finance, there are several different ways to get paid as a uniformed service member. You’ll receive your basic pay–the very minimum you earn while serving–but also you will be eligible throughout your military career for advance pay, special pay, and bonuses. While many service members may draw all of the […]

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military pay allowances list

Military Pay Allowances List

Updated: December 22, 2022

Military pay allowances are perhaps the second most important element of military pay behind basic pay. Service members receive allowances for specific needs such as food or housing when the federal government does not provide them. The good news is that most military allowances are not taxable. Military Allowances Basic Allowance for Housing (BAH) The […]

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Military Pay Grade Vs. Rank

Military Pay Grade Vs. Rank

Updated: December 22, 2022

Military pay grades versus military rank can be a confusing issue for those unfamiliar with military culture. What is the difference between rank and grade, and why aren’t they basically considered the same thing? In some cases there may seem to be no difference at all, but in others the distinction is clear. What Is […]

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Veterans Day Free and Discounted Meals

2022 Veterans Day Free Meals, Discounts and Deals

Updated: January 3, 2023

On Veterans Day, stores and restaurants across the nation show their thanks by providing a significant discount or a free meal to veterans and military service members. We compile Veterans Day offers for free meals and discounts and verify them throughout the year to ensure our list’s accuracy. While we’ve worked to verify each listing, […]

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Veterans Day Sales

2022 Veterans Day Sales – Online & for Everybody

Updated: November 11, 2022

List of Veterans Day online sales including promo codes where required.  These sales are available to everybody not just Veterans and active duty members; online and in-store. Veterans Day Guide to Offers National Free Meals & Discounts 2022 Discounts and Veterans Day Deals 2022 Offers We are updating these now, heading into Veterans Day 2022! […]

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Veterans Day Discounts and Deals

2022 Discounts and Veterans Day Deals

Updated: November 11, 2022

A list of 2022 Veterans Day free deals and discounts, such as free or discounted hotels, haircuts, car washes and many more deals specifically for veterans, active-duty service members, reservists and members of the National Guard. Restaurant discounts are often the most popular. Check out our 2022 list of Veterans Day Free Meals here. Veterans […]

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Charitable Programs for Veterans Day

Veterans Day Giving Back Programs

Updated: December 23, 2022

2023 Veterans Day giving back programs and giveaways that allow all people to contribute as well as resources for veterans, retired military and active duty military to seek assistance. Veterans Day 2023 will be on Friday, Nov. 11th, 2023. 2023 Veterans Day Charitable Programs We are updating this list frequently as Veterans Day approaches! Check […]

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