Oct. 2019: Strengthen Your Military Community & Relationships

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October is Domestic Violence Prevention Month
Communicating with your partner should make you feel loved, respected and safe. #MobilizeHelp for tips on healthy relationship boundaries and the use of tech. Find resources for support from the Family Advocacy Program on Military OneSource.
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Plan, Trust, Communicate: Deployment Tips for MilSpouses
Have a deployment in your future? Learn about the three keys to a successful deployment: planning, trust and communication. Deployment is never easy and each one is different, but these three things can take your relationship a long way.
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Your Personal Finance Resources: All in One Place
Service members can access many financial resources available only to the military community: benefits, savings plans, legal protections, free financial counseling and more. Check out this list of great resources to help you build wealth and manage your money.
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Book your hotel through American Forces Travel and save up to 60%. Many hotel rates include free cancellation within a convenient time frame, 24-hour support, and the option to add trip insurance to make each trip worry-free. Save even more when booking a package, which includes: hotel, airfare, and rental car.
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Tax Extension Deadline is Oct. 15
Did you submit an extension to file your 2019 taxes? The extension deadline to file your 2019 taxes ends Oct. 15. Military OneSource is here to help. MilTax Preparation and e-Filing Software is free and available from Jan. 22 through Oct. 15. Powered by an industry-leading tax service provider, it’s designed to address situations specific to the military.

MilSpouses: Find Job Listings and Explore Careers

If you're a military spouse looking for employment, meet the Spouse Education and Career Opportunities program and the Military Spouse Employment Partnership. Made exclusively for the military spouse, these initiatives can help get you career-ready so you can find a great job.

Elements of a Healthy Relationship
Every relationship has its strengths and weaknesses; however, some relationships are healthier than others. Addressing issues early in a relationship gives both partners opportunities to resolve them and develop healthy habits that are important for a long-lasting and satisfying relationship.

Settling in After Your PCS Move
After months of planning your move, you’ve landed at your new destination. Now it’s time for the fun part — making it home. Learn ways to tap into the military community so you can settle in and get into the swing of things more quickly.

MyCAA Scholarship
The My Career Advancement Account Scholarship program provides up to $4,000 to eligible military spouses pursuing a license, certification or associate degree in portable career fields. Apply today to help fund your career dreams.
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