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For questions and answers about moving with your soldier to AIT, click here. Below are questions I've received from visitors to the site about AIT (advanced individualized training). They range from visitation to the first PCS move after AIT graduation. If you have a question of your own, message me on Facebook or comment below. [...]

Ask An Army Spouse: Divorce in the Army

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My daughter is 18 years old and was talked into marriage by a guy serving in the Army. He was in Afghanistan. She stayed by the computer everyday just to speak with him. He is getting back to Tenn. January 4 and yesterday morning calls her to say he doesn't want her to come down [...]

Ask An Army Spouse: BAH or Housing Allowance

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My husband is in his 9th week of AIT. We married in Dec after he graduated from BT. He just now got me added to DEERS. I called to see when we would start getting our BAH. I was told he had not yet completed the process and still needs to go to the finance office [...]

Ask An Army Spouse: Army Husband Feeling Left Out

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Hi I’m an Army husband and me and my wife were recently stationed out in Ft Bliss TX. I’ve been looking up a lot of information trying to find other Army husbands that are in my same situation. Now I know it is not that common that men play the spouse role in the Army [...]

Army Benefits for Army Soldiers and Army Families

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This is a quick overview of the military benefits you can expect for your soldier as well as the benefits that your family can enjoy while he is in the Army including Tricare, GI Bill, on post resources and monetary allowances. Medical benefits in the Army are provided through TRICARE. In order to be eligible [...]