Blog Posts in "Military Programs"

Blue Star Family Members Receive Free Subscription to Headspace, A Meditation App It is proven that one of the best ways to reduce stress is through mediation. Meditation is not just for adults but children as well. This is a great opportunity to give it a try for free. We all know that military life can be stressful with frequent moves, deployemnts, and starting over in new communities. Headspace has generously offered Blue Star Families Members free subscriptions (valued at $155). This app might become some of the most luxurious 10 minutes of your day. SIGN UP FREE TODAY About Headspace Hea... read more

USAA launched an initiative that will underwrite 50% of Geekdom membershipfees for military veterans, active duty military, and military spouses who sign up as new members of the downtown coworking space. “The agreement we now have with Geekdom makes sense not only from the emerging tech perspective but as a means to best support veterans with their entrepreneurship and startups in the tech sector,” Tim Brown, vice president of IT innovation research and development at USAA, told the Rivard Report . “There may even (be) an opportunity for USAA to partner with some of them in the future.” Thos... read more

April is Month Of The Military Child! I love that we have a whole month dedicated to honoring our brave military children. Military Kids are courageous, resilient, and sacrifice so much. I also love that there are so many fantastic programs and non-profits now available for our military children. Below is a list of 25 different opportunities for your military kiddos that you may not have known about. Please help pass this post along to other military families so more and more families can be aware of some of the great programs out there for our brave Military Children. Military Programs & Non... read more

Fisher House Releases Scholarship Search Tool for Military Families It's the New Year and time to make new goals. For many that new goal will be to go to college. The great news is there are a ton of resources available to help military members and their families in making their college dreams a reality. Today, through wonderful organizations and non-profits there are a tonof scholarships available, in fact thousands, for the military community. However, one of the challengesis spreading the word about all these great opportunitiesavailable. We are so excited to share that it will now be easi... read more

We hate to be the bearer of bad news but Tax Season is here! Taxes are dueTuesday, April 17, 2018 Don't fear and let Military OneSource Help! There is Free Tax Services Available Through Military OneSource!! Details Via Military OneSource: Military OneSource tax preparation and filing services Through the Military OneSource tax preparation and filing service, a provider will walk you through a series of questions to help you complete your tax return. This service allows you to: Complete and electronically file your federal and up to three state tax forms Check your electronic filing status Re... read more