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School owner admits stealing $2.8M from veterans program

Prosecutors say most of the 182 veterans enrolled in a government-backed training program weren't el…

How one soldier saved $11K while traveling to 20 countries

When Army Spc. Oliver Bugariski was transferred to Germany, he embarked on a yearlong personal finan…

Advocates: Too soon to tell whether DoD's lending-rate rules have helped troops' bottom line

Expanded protections went into effect in October. More go online later this year.

More than 18,000 vets verified for online exchange access, and thousands are already shopping

Some of the verified veterans will be allowed to shop as "beta testers" prior to the official online…

Tell us: What do you want from the DoD retirement calculator?

The Defense Department has launched its beta version to compare current and blended systems. What sh…

Retirement research: New online tool offers a first step to compare current, blended plans

An online tool will help service members choose the retirement system that's right for them.

Your move, your money: Make financial planning part of the PCS process

A successful change of station means more than just boxes and packing tape -- here's how you can eme…

Your move, your money: Potential PPM pitfalls for do-it-yourself movers

Some basic steps to smooth out your personally procured move.

Your move, your money: 7 tips for financial PCS success

From day care to utility costs to pet prep, what you need to remember, wallet-wise, as you plan your…

For love and money: Don't dodge financial discussions with your soulmate

Flowers, chocolate ... cash flow? It's as good a time as any to make sure your relationship is on so…

For love and money: Financial ground rules for your growing relationship

10 tips for tacklling money issues with your significant other

Holiday debt: 11 expert tips to escape the red in 2017

Some military families received one last gift from 2016 -- a higher-than-expected holiday bill. Our…

Holiday debt: More ways to beat your budget into shape

All financial situations, and frustrations, vary, but here are some common points of emphasis that m…

Holiday debt: Where military families can go for help

Don't start 2017 in a financial spiral -- reach out now before seasonal troubles become year-round c…