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Because I grew up in Montana, I can honestly say I didn’t know someone serving in the military. Yes, there were veterans in our community; no, I didn’t know them. Really, I didn’t understand the military until I went to college. In fact, I remember once telling a friend that I would never marry a […]

3 Tips to Help You Find a Remote Job (Yes, Even as a Milspouse)

“There really are legitimate work-from-home, virtual work opportunities out there, especially in tech type businesses,” said Erica McMannes, co-founder of MadSkills, during her Blue Star Families Networks Live! On Demand interview. Speaking from first-hand experience, McMannes creates virtual work opportunities for military spouses every day. Her company specializes in building virtual teams for businesses wanting […]

Rent or Buy? We Have Real Help for Military Families

It’s PCS season, which means many military families are deciding what to do with their next home. Like most Americans, many military families see homeownership as a goal. But does it make sense for families who move every few years–sometimes across the globe? For other families, renting is a staple of military life, especially when […]