The Online Magazine from First Command Financial Services


Starting Out

Five financial guidelines for protecting your college-bound children

Sending children off to college can be very emotional for a parent. You want them to be independent, while at the same time still protecting them. Read through

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Breaking Free

Military Families Prefer Traditional Retirement Pension Over New Benefits

Servicemembers who expect to make a career out of the military prefer to stick with a traditional pension rather than opt for the newly-approved retirement

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Building Up

TSP Participation Strongest Among Military Families With A Financial Advisor

Career military families who work with a financial advisor are more likely to participate in the federal government’s Thrift Savings Plan (TSP), reinforcing the

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Finding Balance

Elder Care Challenging Family Finances of Career Military

The share of America’s career military families currently providing elder care is on the rise, creating unexpected monetary stresses and fueling demand for

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