Resource Spotlight: MilitaryTownAdvisor.com

The PCS (Permanent Change of Station) process can be daunting or it can happen very quickly. Whether or not you know people at your...

Win a $5,000 Scholarship to Splash Media U!

NextGen Military Spouse is proud to partner with Splash Media to offer you the opportunity to win a $5000 scholarship to attend Splash Media...

5 Reasons Why Yahoo!’s Ban on Telecommuting is Actually a Good...

Yahoo!’s young, powerful CEO, Marissa Mayer, has been creating quite a controversy since recently taking over the reigns at the internet corporation—from announcing she...

What You Need To Know About Sequestration

First off let's define sequestration in really easy terms. Sequestration is mandatory budget cuts. Sequestration will mean huge cuts in spending; this year alone...

What Are You Saving For Twitter Party!

Join Military Saves and NextGen MilSpouse for the What Are You Saving For Twitter Party!  Join us on Thursday, February 28th at 9pm at...

Have You Met the Money Cupid?

by Jennifer Hemphill, Guest Contributor Wait you haven’t heard of the Money Cupid?  No, he doesn't go around shooting arrows at you and all of a...

How to be Tax Refund Savvy!

Military families all around eagerly wait for this time of year… tax time! As soon as the announcement is published saying W-2s are available,...

FB – Not Facebook, Flexible Budgeting!

When it comes to money, milspouses know exactly what is going on! We know the paychecks coming in and all the bills we have...

5 Painless Ways to Build Your Military Family’s Emergency Savings

Between PCSing, TDYs, deployments, and short tours Military Spouses are often responsible for their military family's budget. It's no easy feat making sure there’s money in...

Is There Truth Behind the Dependapotamus Myth?

In the military community, especially the online military community, dependapotamus is a 4-letter word. An insult. Kind of like the c-word and b-word of...

How to Cope with the Unpredictable Nature of Military Life

Trying to nail down my spouse's arrival time has been a battleground of mass proportions in our relationship. Every day, I'd call him, just...

I’m Flexible (with an Asterisk)

I'm not a naturally flexible person...and I'm not talking about yoga.   In many ways I’m very carefree.  I work as a veterinary technician...

Attention: Please Put on Your Oxygen Mask Before Helping Others

As military spouses we are masters of multi-tasking.  While many of us have outstanding support from our spouses, we still do the majority of...

When Home Based Businesses Attack

It happens every time, without fail. You move to a new installation, and you put yourself out there to meet new people. After a...

SAHD Life: Doing My Daughter’s Hair for School

As a male military spouse and Stay-At-Home-Dad (SAHD), learning to properly care for my daughter's hair has been a challenging and rewarding experience. Doing my...

Build Yourself A Truly Flexible Career

Guest Contributor, Kaye Putnam of Successful Military Wife As military spouses, we all know how challenging building a career can be. It’s been established that...

MilSpouse Cheat Sheet: Love and Marriage, Military Style

We thought it would be fun to share some of our best tips for maintaining a loving marriage, military style. Over the past few...

How to Survive a Solo Valentine’s Day

Spending the most sickeningly sweet...uh, we mean beautiful celebration of love and romance can be a total bummer.  Just because you're alone doesn't mean...

4 Ways to Plug the Gaps in Your Resume

Entering the work force after staying home for a few years can be a daunting experience. Sure you may joke around about the different...

Women in Combat – Fact or Fiction

  As a milspouse, we live by many sayings. Semper Gumby is one that we hear often, but when the Pentagon announced the lifting of...