Buying a home is an excellent way to create stability for your family and make a home base with a strong support system. It is important to carefully consider your finances when deciding if you’re ready to buy a home as a military family. You should consider your combined household income, your future family needs and your long-term employment prospects. It is also … [Read more...] about Can You Afford A House? 9 Ways To Be Certain For Military Families
Veterans have spent substantial portions of their life serving the country and its citizens. As a symbol of gratitude to veterans, the United States government offers military members rewards and benefits. These perks include health insurance, education, and even housing in the form of Veterans Affairs (VA) loans and other particular services. The United States created the … [Read more...] about What Benefits Do Veterans Have When Buying a House
After a career in the military service and sustaining life-altering mental or physical injuries, it’s important that you, as a veteran are offered the correct support. Understanding the best way to get 100% VA disability can be time-consuming and complicated. The process of obtaining disability benefits is often complex, this can often deter veterans from seeing the process … [Read more...] about How to Qualify for 100% VA Disability Benefits
For veterans who are considering purchasing a property, it makes sense to look into VA loans as an option. These loans have a high level of flexibility and affordability that is a welcome benefit when taking on such a major purchase. The loans are available to many veterans and may also be available to the spouses of individuals who have died while on active duty, or as the … [Read more...] about Is a VA Home Loan a Good Option for You?
“A journey of thousand miles begins with a single step.” The wisdom of the Chinese philosopher Laozi 2500 years ago still rings true today. No matter how daunting a distance or goal may seem, you can never get there until you take the first step towards the goal. I’m Spencer, an active duty US Air Force officer and writer of the Military Money Manual blog. I am investing to … [Read more...] about How to Earn Military Financial Independence One Step at a Time