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Your search stops here – click around for answers to the military life questions you didn't even know to ask. Military OneSource is your central hub and go-to-place for the military community.

Get to know your benefits and prepare for the big stuff – deployments, reintegration, moves, parenthood, retirement and more. Browse by topic or search for that strangely specific question you want to know the answers to. No matter where military life takes you, with Military OneSource you'll always be in the loop.

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Are you in the Guard or Reserves?

It's never too early to think about the future. In 2018, the new modernized retirement system goes into effect. As a member of the Reserve Component, what does this mean for you and your family?

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Like Clockwork

Kids appreciate a well-oiled routine (despite the occasional bedtime meltdown). Help your kids feel safe and secure even in new situations with a familiar routine.

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Education Questions Answered

Education doesn’t have to be confusing, even with the transfers and school-specific guidelines you or your military kids might be juggling. Call on a Military OneSource education consultant to help.

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Improving an Exceptional Program

Catch what's happening to improve the Exceptional Family Member Program.

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It’s Not an Expense, It’s an Investment

The soaring cost of education can be intimidating, but when you consider the long-term rewards, the benefits trump the price tag. In the short term, see how you can find funding to get started.

Confidential Help With any Aspect of Military Life

Military OneSource provides our service members with non-medical counseling, which helps families tackle the challenges military life presents. Learn more about what's available.


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Service members, family members, surviving family members, service providers and leaders rely on Military OneSource for policy, procedures, timely articles, cutting-edge social media tools and support. All in one place, empowering our military community.