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Can They Take My Money?

General, Financial Education

June 04, 2015

Part 2: MONEY, DEBT, AND THE LAW 101 Read Part 1: A Snapshot View of Consumer Debt Last week we looked at some of the factors that are driving the growth in the debt collection industry and the...


VA Home Loans: Removing the Stigma

Military, Financial Education

June 02, 2015

Let’s talk about a guy named Lawrence. Lawrence served our country in the military. Lawrence is guaranteed a home loan through the VA as a benefit for his service, after he, of course, meets...


A Snapshot View of Consumer Debt

General, Financial Education

May 28, 2015

Part 1: MONEY, DEBT, AND THE LAW 101 According to the Federal Reserve, credit card debt reached $884.8 billion this month, and student loan debt topped out at $1.8 trillion. The average household...


AFCPE Membership Spotlight: 2014 Outstanding Educational Program

Symposium, Military, Financial Education

May 27, 2015

MFLN Personal Finance Webinars Founded in 2012, Military Families Learning Network (MFLN) Personal Finance aims to build the financial management capability and educational background of Personal...


NEEDs and WANTs: Finding a Balance

Budget, General, Financial Education

May 06, 2015

Sometimes we just need to get back to the basics. What is your definition of a need? How do you define a want? A popular movement in America is the minimalist approach. By their lifestyle and...


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