The internet is full of amazing things, but how do you find them all? I will be collecting the best resources I find here. (Some of these are affiiate links, so I may receive small compensation for any purchases you make through these links. I only recommend products I use and love.)
The Joint Travel Regulations are the key to understanding many military pays and allowances. You can find the Joint Travel Regulations here: http://www.defensetravel.dod.mil/Docs/perdiem/JTR.pdf
Current Basic Allowance for Housing rates can be looked up here: http://www.defensetravel.dod.mil/site/bah.cfm
You’ve probably realized that I am (mostly) in love with USAA. We have bank accounts, Individual Retirement Arrangement (IRA) accounts, and many insurances with USAA. They have great products, outstanding service, and good prices.
Republic Wireless offers amazing Wi-Fi first cell phone technology that fits the needs of military families. Plans start at just $5 per month, cheap enough to keep that US phone while you’re living overseas. Better yet, it will work anywhere you have WiFi!
If you shop through Amazon(who doesn’t?), simply clicking through this link will help!
Traveling is expensive, but there are several ways to save money. Expedia helps you compare prices fast, and you get Expedia points for your purchases.