MILITARY FINANCIAL READINESS RESOURCES

Military Consumer
Military Consumer is a joint initiative to empower active duty and retired servicemembers, military families, veterans and civilians in the military community. Use these free resources as the first line of defense against fraud and make better-informed decisions when managing your money.
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Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
CFPB’s Office of Servicemember Affairs (OSA) works to help military families overcome unique financial challenges by providing educational resources, monitoring complaints, and working with other agencies to solve problems faced by servicemembers.
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FTC Military Articles
The Federal Trade Commission works to protect the military consumer. The Commission provides educational resources about frauds and scams affecting the military as well as taking vigorous enforcement action against fraudsters.
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MilCents
With straightforward material, engaging online events, social media conversations with peers and experts, and free resources, MilCents is a social learning program created to empower military families in personal finance.
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Military OneSource
The official Department of Defense web site for reliable Quality of Life information designed to help troops and their families, leaders and service providers.
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Military Saves
Encourages the military community to meet immediate needs and build long-term wealth through saving and debt reduction.
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National Association of Insurance Commissioners
Addresses insurance issues for military personnel.
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SaveAndInvest.org
A free service of the FINRA Investor Education Foundation—protecting from investment fraud and informing to build financial confidence.
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Saving and Investing for Military Personnel
This brochure, brought to you by U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), covers the basics on managing debt and credit, saving and investing, and planning for retirement. Part of this brochure also discusses how you can help protect yourself from fraud.
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BBB Scam Studies
Read studies on a number of different scam types, brought to you by the Better Business Bureau. 
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ADDITIONAL RESOURCES FOR VETERANS

Disabled American Veterans (DAV)
DAV empowers veterans to lead high-quality lives with respect and dignity. They accomplish this by ensuring that veterans and their families can access the full range of benefits available to them; fighting for the interests of America’s injured heroes on Capitol Hill; and educating the public about the great sacrifices and needs of veterans transitioning back to civilian life.
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Hiring Our Heroes
Hiring Our Heroes, a program of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, launched in March 2011 as a nationwide initiative to help veterans, transitioning service members, and military spouses find meaningful employment opportunities.
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Military Consumer: Veterans Support
Use these free resources as the first line of defense against fraud and make better-informed decisions when managing your money.
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Military OneSource Education & Employment Articles
Military OneSource offers practical information and resources for pursuing education goals and achieving career aspirations.
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Still Serving Veterans
The mission of Still Serving Veterans is to serve and honor Veterans and their families, transitioning service members, and members of the Guard and Reserves by assisting them in securing meaningful employment and the Veteran benefits they have earned.
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U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) provides vital services to America’s veterans, including health care services, benefits programs and access to national cemeteries to former military personnel and their dependents.
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Veterans.Gov (Department of Labor)
Find the employment resources you need.
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MILITARY FAMILY RESOURCES

Military Child Education Coalition
MCEC’s mission is to ensure inclusive, quality educational opportunities for all military-connected children affected by mobility, transition, deployments and family separation.
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Military Family Advisory Network
MFAN connects military families with the resources they need to thrive.
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National Military Family Association
NMFA is dedicated to serving the families and survivors of the seven uniformed services through education, information and advocacy. 
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Operation Homefront
Operation Homefront's mission is to provide emergency financial and other assistance to the families of our service members and wounded warriors. 
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Air Force Aid Society
The Air Force Aid Society is the official charity of the United States Air Force. The Society promotes the Air Force mission by providing worldwide emergency assistance, sponsoring education assistance programs, and offering community enhancement programs that improve quality of life for Airmen and their families.
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Army Emergency Relief
Army Emergency Relief has been helping Soldiers for over 74 years. AER provides Soldiers and their Families assistance for a wide variety of financial situations with no interest or fees.
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Coast Guard Mutual Assistance
Coast Guard Mutual Assistance is a non-profit charitable organization established to provide financial aid to the entire Coast Guard family. Its mission is to promote the financial stability and general well-being of Coast Guard people through interest-free loans, grants, and financial counseling.
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Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society
Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society provides financial, educational, and other assistance to members of the Naval Services of the United States, eligible family members, and survivors when in need.
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BBB Scam Studies
Read studies on a number of different scam types, brought to you by the Better Business Bureau. 
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