Military Spouse Must-Reads #4!


Happy Monday! As usual, there's loads of good info out there for military spouses this week! I had a hard time choosing what to share, so just consider this a starting point. PCS season is nearly upon us, so look for those tips if you're due for a move. Proposed budget cuts are on most military families' minds, so check out the piece from SpouseBuzz regarding possible Tricare changes. As always, I love to hear your thoughts, and if you have any links you'd like to share, leave them in the comments!

Many military spouses devote time to volunteer work. This site helps you quantify that work on a resume:

How Do I Describe My Military Spouse Volunteer Work on a Resume?

and this piece I wrote discusses some up-and-coming job opportunities:

10 Hot Jobs for Military Spouses

Some PCS thoughts:

Valued Tips from Spouses Who've PCS'ed (Over and Over and Over Again)

5 Must-Dos During the Last Days at Your Duty Station

Travel Tips for Military Families--insider tips on traveling as a military family, discounts, and tips for when you arrive!

And finally, one of the proposed budget changes/cuts that would have an immediate impact on military families:

Pick Your Own Cuts: Tricare Changes

Have a great week, military spouses!