Financial Tips for Military Families ft. Air Force Federal Credit Union

Join our #CreditChat on Periscope, YouTube Live, Twitter, and Snapchat on every Wednesday at 3 p.m ET. In this chat, we discussed the financial obstacles that many military families face.

The panel included:  Brian Posten: Business Development Officer at Air Force Federal Credit Union and Christina Roman: Social Media Specialist at Experian.

We’re also featuring financial tips all week on Snapchat.

Questions We Discussed:

  • Q1: How do financial planning needs for military families differ from civilians’?
  • Q2: How can service members plan financially for deployment?
  • Q3: What options are available for military families planning for retirement?
  • Q4: How do deployments and relocations affect housing? What options are available?
  • Q5: How can military families be smart about their credit and debt?
  • Q6: What college education benefits are available for military families?
  • Q7: How can automating savings help military families achieve their goals? What options are available?
  • Q8: What advice do you have for military families struggling to meet their financial obligations?
  • Q9: What advice do you have for service members transitioning back to civilian life?
  • Q10: Any final financial tips for military families?

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