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Life Insurance for New Parents

September 21, 2023

Every time your family grows, your need for life insurance increases. Each child adds to your parental responsibilities and it is important to make sure that your family has the income necessary to raise your children if you or your spouse were to pass away. A 2022 study by the Brookings Institution found that it costs…


Employer-Sponsored Group Term Life Insurance vs. Individual Life Insurance

May 12, 2023

When you start a new job, you may be given a benefits package that includes a life...

Understanding Family SGLI: Is It Enough?

May 3, 2023

Upon joining the military, a servicemember is automatically provided with $500,000 of...

Six Ways to Make the Most of a Pay Raise

April 24, 2023

If you have been lucky enough to receive a pay raise this year, congratulations! Getting...

SBP Open Season Explained

April 19, 2023

The Survivor Benefit Plan (SBP) provides a monthly inflation-adjusted income annuity to...

Understanding Credit

April 13, 2023

Credit is the amount of money that a lender allows you to borrow with the understanding...

Military Spouse Money Resources

April 4, 2023

A military spouse plays a vital role in maintaining their family’s finances. When...