What is military-spouse preference?

Answer Due to the multiple moves required of active-duty military personnel, some spouses find it hard to find and maintain gainful employment. Public Law 99-145 was passed as part of the DoD Authorizatio... Read More »

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How to Register for Military Spouse Preference?

Being a military spouse can be a job on its own, but if your spouse is deploying and you want to fill some free time, or you would just like to have extra income, you can get a job with the help of... Read More »

Would an ex military spouse qualify for a percentage of military retirement in a divorce?

Ex-military spouses qualify for 50 percent of the military member's retirement if the couple was married for at least 10 years while the service member was on active duty, according to Divorcenet.c... Read More »

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What does a spouse of a military member get at the death of the military member?

The spouse of a military member who dies while on active duty, during training or while traveling to training receives a one-time, non-taxable, $100,000 death benefit. If there is no surviving spou... Read More »