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November 2016

Celebrate Military Family Month

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During Military Family Month, celebrate the strength and vibrancy of our military families.

Learn about the many resources from Military OneSource to help keep your family proud and strong. There are also many services through the DoD to help your family navigate military life.

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Test Drive the Beta Website

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Based on your feedback, we are making changes to the Military OneSource website. Click from your phone, your tablet or your desktop for a sneak peek of the beta in the new format and tell us what you think.

Your continued feedback will inform the design, navigation, content and functionality of the website.

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Get Ready for Tax Season

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The April tax deadline may seem a long way off, but there are things you can do now to get ready ─ documents and information to gather to make filing a smoother experience. Find out what you'll need and what assistance Military OneSource offers to help you with your tax preparation.

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Interested in Adoption?

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Adoption can be rewarding for everyone involved. It can also raise a lot of questions. How do I get started? Does it cost a lot of money? What is the adoption process like? Whether you are just starting out or pursuing a kinship or stepparent adoption, Military OneSource can help.

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Saluting Our Caregivers

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During National Family Caregivers Month, we recognize the members of our military community who provide care for a loved one with special needs or a life-changing injury. You are not alone, and Military OneSource offers services to help you do and be your best, including educational materials, coaching and an online community.

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Make Your Voice Heard with The MWR Survey

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Watch your inbox for the 2016 Morale, Welfare and Recreation survey. It's a chance for you and your spouse to provide feedback on MWR's various programs: what do you love, what would you change, and how can we make them better? Learn more about the MWR survey.

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 November, some topics we will focus on are retirement readiness, enhancing child learning, and caregiver appreciation. You can sign up for these webinars on the MFLN website.

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Help Your Children Grow Their Money Skills

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Children learn from watching you earn, shop, save and borrow – you’re the top influence in their financial lives. Check out the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau for resources that can help you teach your child to grow up money smart.

Veterans Day

On Veterans Day, Nov. 11, celebrate those who earned your freedom years ago ─ and still protect it today.

Semper Fi, Marines!

The Marine Corps has more than a few birthdays to be proud of ─ 241 in fact.

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What You're Saying

"Military OneSource is by far the best source for getting help regarding military services for spouses!"

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American Education Week

Nov. 14-18 is American Education Week. Remember your favorite teachers and how they helped you.

Tax-free Gifting

You may give up to $14,000 a year in cash or property without having to pay gift tax.

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Daylight Saving Time

Did You Know?

Daylight Saving Time ends on Nov. 6. It’s time to fall back one hour.

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Family Caregivers

Join the discussion — focus on experiences and help associated with the role of a family caregiver.

National Diabetes Month

It’s National Diabetes Month. Learn if you’re at risk.


Find programs and services at your local installation.

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