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Pre-Deployment Checklist: What to Take Care of Before You Relocate

by Melissa Crumish on

Deployment for any armed forces member – Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force – is difficult. There are many things to consider, including }household finances, family, housing issues, banking and legal affairs, medical concerns, and vehicle matters. To help mitigate last-second pressures, it’s best to prepare before your military deployment orders come through, and while there […]

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Enlisting Power of Attorney When You’re in the Military by Melissa Crumish on

All military personnel are advised on the importance of having a power of attorney (POA). This document allows you to appoint someone to act on your behalf while deployed overseas. The designated person can then make financial and legal decisions on your behalf – including vehicle matters with your home state’s Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV). […]

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How to Vote When You’re Stationed Overseas by Alicia Sparks on

Per a little piece of U.S. legislation called the Uniformed and Overseas Citizens Absentee Voting Act (or UOCAVA – if that makes it any easier), U.S. military servicemen and women and their families can cast votes from England, Japan, Germany – any foreign country in which they’re stationed – easier than ever before. Casting a […]

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Renewing Drivers License for Drivers in the Military by Cara Hopkins on

The men and women of our armed forces have enough to think about without worrying about renewing a drivers license while serving in the military, so many states try to make the process as easy as possible. For license renewal specifics by state, check out our page dedicated to drivers in the military. Military Personnel […]

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Renewing Vehicle Registration for Drivers in the Military by Melissa Crumish on

If you’re a US military member – Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force – serving out of state or overseas, your state’s Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) makes it easy for you to keep your vehicle registration current from anywhere on the planet. The exact specifics will depend on your state motor vehicle agency, of course, […]

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