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December 2016
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Got New Year’s Resolutions? Team Up with a Health and Wellness Coach

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Want to make healthy changes in 2017? Health and wellness coaching can help you achieve your goals, whether it’s losing weight or dealing with stress. It’s free and confidential.

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How the New Individual Taxpayer Identification Number Law Could Impact You

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Changes to the federal tax law could make it tricky for service members to file their 2016 taxes with an individual taxpayer identification number instead of a Social Security number. Do the new laws affect you?

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Honoring Those Who Live in Our Hearts Forever

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Maybe it's a certain smell, a characteristic laugh or a special time of year that reignites memories of your loved one. Though grieving is different for everyone, you'll never forget someone you loved so much. Celebrate your loved one's life by keeping his or her memory a part of yours.

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10 Tips to Make the Most of Holidays with Your Children

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The holiday season doesn’t have to be so stressful. These ten tips can help you and your children relax and enjoy more fun and family time.

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MOS Beta Preview

Test Drive the Beta Website

MOS Beta Preview

Based on your feedback, we are making changes to the Military OneSource website. The "beta" — an online testing website — provides a different look and feel and format to deliver information and resources. The site will continue to grow as we incorporate users’ feedback. Take it for a spin and let us know what you think.

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Military Spouse Employment Partnership Reaches 100,000 Jobs

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The Military Spouse Employment Partnership celebrated the milestone this fall of 100,000 military spouses hired through the partner employers. Dr. Jill Biden, who launched the partnership in June 2011, welcomed 50 new employers to the DoD initiative.

For Service Providers and Leaders
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Upcoming Military Families Learning Network Webinars

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The MFLN encourages providers to learn from each other. In December, we will present 2016: A Personal Finance Wrap Up, a discussion of "hot button" issues that will continue to impact consumers and financial practitioners in 2017. Sign up for the webinar on the MFLN website.

Remember Pearl Harbor

Dec. 7 marks the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor.

Holiday Greetings

We extend holiday wishes to those who will be celebrating Hanukkah, Christmas and Kwanza.

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Did You Know?

The Love Every Day mobile solution helps couples build strong relationships in as little as 21 days.

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Resolving Anger

Join us for an online discussion on Dec. 14, where we will explore triggers for anger.

State Taxes and Credits

File a state return for refundable credits such as the Earned Income Tax Credit. Learn more.

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What You're Saying

What You're Saying

"I still can't believe that this resource is available for me 24/7 and no charge. You are doing a tremendous support!"

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