While many of us appreciate the call to duty for our nation’s military servicemen and servicewomen, we’re not often aware of the challenges they face financially. As they transition back to civilian life, many encounter challenges with saving, investing, and earning a living.
In today’s podcast episode, Wes is joined by Lacey Langford, a former member of the U.S Air Force and Co-host of the Military Money Podcast. Lacey explains the difficulties that military service members face with finances as they transition back into civilian life. She also shares details about her military background, reveals the struggles of being a military spouse, simplifies the military career process and military ranks, breaks down security clearances, shares the importance of taking ownership of your finances, and unveils financial resources for military members.
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