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We are there for our Nation's Defenders
We are there for our Nation's Defenders

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A thoughtful piece written by Jane Whitfield, president and CEO of the PenFed Foundation, as we head into the new year.

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Here's an interesting overview of the financial problems faced by our military community. From frequent deployments, to relying on one income, to multiple moves, being in the military can be tough on your wallet. http://cnb.cx/1kzzl8x

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Roughly half of veterans (47%) who served since 9/11 know someone who was killed in action -- a major contributing factor to developing PTSD. June is PTSD awareness month. If you know someone who served, take a minute to learn the signs of PTSD. http://1.usa.gov/1jPGkFx (Photo courtesy of http://bit.ly/1hxXe1b.)
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Nearly 800,000 preschoolers are separated from a parent serving in the U.S. military. Sesame Street is reaching out to help military kids through deployments, combat-related injuries, and the death of a loved one through its "Talk, Listen, Connect" initiative.

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The new Veterans Employment Center allows active-duty military and veterans to see the benefits they've accumulated during their service, post a resume, and learn what kinds of jobs might be a good fit based on their skills. https://www.ebenefits.va.gov/

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Here's a promising new treatment for PTSD, a serious problem for too many of our nation's veterans.
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