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Physical prowess isn’t the only facet of fitness that keeps troops in top shape; financial fitness is crucial to their success, too.
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From the Pentagon Channel Marine Lt. Col. Karl Trenker was shot when a craigslist deal went bad; his combat training may have saved his life. He and his fiancé describe what happened. Catch the full Around the Services story here: http://bit.ly/z4Isda …
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By Elaine Sanchez, American Forces Press Service From www.defense.gov  WASHINGTON, D.C. – Citing the potentially devastating impact of financial issues on career and home life, officials are encouraging troops and their families to build financial fitness by kick-starting a savings plan …
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In “This Week in the DoD” for Feb. 24: The Military Saves campaign is working to get service members and military families on their best financial footing. Barbara Thompson, director for the Office of Family Policy for Children and Youth, …
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Brenda S. McDaniel, Program Analyst, Personal Financial Readiness Program (Military Community and Family Policy) Military Saves Week (February 19 – 26) provides the perfect opportunity to get serious about saving! Not only can saving money be painless and easy, it’s …
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