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Achieving financial security might be easier than you think. Military OneSource and the Office of Financial Readiness have teamed up to bring you a wealth of resources and information to assist you with managing your finances. Learn some personal finance basics like how to pay down debt, manage a checking account, choose good investments and create a family budget. Read up on different military pay and compensation benefits, consumer rights and military savings programs. Discover how to create a financial plan for every phase of your life. Find in-depth resources on these topics as well as investing, credit management and much more at the FINRED website. Military OneSource and FINRED offer free services and resources so you can prepare for a secure future.
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