Nov. 2019: National Veterans & Military Families Month

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National Veterans and Military Families Month
This month, we celebrate the important role military families have in supporting a stronger force. Every family has a story and a unique set of circumstances, no one can do it alone. Military OneSource and installation support services provide access to resources to help families through some of the uniquely military life moments.
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New Military to Civilian Transition Support
Military OneSource is your connection to support as you transition from military to civilian life. MySTeP is a new digital resource designed for military spouses navigating the benefits, resources, and tools available to them.
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Service members can get personalized support, tailored to their needs with Transitioning Veterans – a new specialty consultation.
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Care Packages: Send a Little Love
Military care packages deliver a welcome piece of home to service members while they’re away. Here's what you need to know about sending care packages to support our service members.
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Pathway to US Citizenship Through Military Service
Every year, thousands of foreign-born service members and their family members become naturalized U.S. citizens. Learn more about the steps to become a citizen and how you can use your military service to speed up the process and save money on processing fees.

Keeping Your Budget Balanced During the Holidays

The holidays can be a time of increased spending on things like travel, restaurants, food and gifts. It is important to not let these expenses become a financial burden. Take steps now to be in control of your finances, plan accordingly and budget your money wisely.

Manage Stress During the Holidays
Some stress in your life can be healthy and motivating, but constant stress can cause health issues and performance problems. Learn how to recognize and manage stress in a healthy way so you can be present and enjoy yourself during the holiday season.

MSEP Expands Jobs for MilSpouses
The Military Spouse Employment Partnership welcomed more than 40 new companies and organizations this fall. Use the MSEP Job Search to find jobs offered by this growing list of partners who are committed to hiring and retaining military spouses.

What to Know About the Blended Retirement System
Under the military’s Blended Retirement System, about 85% of all active-duty and reserve service members will receive some retirement benefit, even if they don’t qualify for full retirement. Learn how to build your financial future with the BRS.
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November 2019
30th Anniversary of the Military Child Care Act
Established 1989
Nov. 10, 2019
Marine Corps Birthday
Founded 1775
Nov. 11, 2019
Veterans Day
Nov. 28, 2019

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