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The Defense Travel System’s days are numbered. Here’s why it sucks
Finding people with DTS horror stories to tell was not difficult.
PCS: the basics about a permanent change of station
A PCS is an invitation to a new adventure. Master your move with these basics and the help of your installation relocation specialists.
Here’s what you need to know about PCS moves to Germany
Moving to a foreign country like Germany can provide some unique challenges such as finding housing, picking out cell phone … Continued
Now that your PCS is on hold, here’s what you can do to be prepared when they finally say go
Are you one of the thousands of military families that are stuck in PCS limbo? The recent DoD stop order on military travel has affected many military families waiting to...
7 airplane travel hacks with kids
Yeah! You got orders to (insert foreign country overseas)! You can already picture your kids in the international school, speaking … Continued
6 Road trip travel hacks for kids
We've all said it: “We'll drive. It won't be that bad.” We picture the adventure, the memories, the nostalgia of … Continued
Need to Vent about Your PCS Nightmare?
WE ALL HAVE OUR SHARE OF HORROR STORIES WHEN IT COMES TO MILITARY MOVING! Name the most disgusting item erroneously … Continued
Rent Versus Buy: Military Families Need to Weigh Their Options
There are any number of reasons why in a given situation renting might be better than buying or vice versa. … Continued
Possible Space A Program Changes for “Gray Area” Military Retirees
While retired military Space A travel is a privilege, there are some retirees that do not have this privilege. There … Continued
What Is a Military Brat?
In a nutshell, a military brat is the child of an active duty service member. Regardless of their parent’s change … Continued
5 stages of PCS grief
Famed psychologist Elizabeth Kubler Ross established five stages of grief: Denial, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance. We're pretty confident she … Continued
5 PCS packing hacks
Tis the season to be PCSing and whether you're feeling super ambitious and flying solo with a DITY move or … Continued
How to PCS with pets
PCSing can bring a whirlwind of emotions for the entire family, and it can be especially difficult for those that … Continued
Moving cars during a PCS
While the average number of cars per family in America has decreased over the past 10 years, there are still … Continued
Should you do the DITY move?
Every military family has thought about doing a Personal Procured Move (PPM) or DITY move at some point along the … Continued
What are your options with unaccompanied orders?
“Honey, I have news,” is how the conversation always starts. But the hard part is when news of a military … Continued
Deciding whether to rent or buy
Each time you make a military move, the decision has to be made whether to live on-post/base or off. If … Continued