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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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When Blue Stars Turn Gold

National Gold Star Mother's and Family's Day is Sept. 25. We are eternally grateful, eternally indebted, eternally inspired by your sacrifice.

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More to Come

The October edition of the Military OneSource eNewsletter will be here soon. So, if you like what you read this month, stick around for more.

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Decoding a Bully

Kids bruise easily, whether from words or physical violence. Take tips from your friends at the Blog Brigade and get empowered to stand up to bullying.

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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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All the Amenities of the Library Without Leaving Home

Fiction or non — eBooks, audio books, databases and repair manuals are all inside the Morale, Welfare and Recreation digital library. Skip the library trip and read at home.

Confidential Help and Peer-to-Peer Consultations

If your family is going through a tough time, Military OneSource can help ease tension at home and find resources for your family's needs. 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.