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    Shaking the Money Tree: Tips for YOUR Military Family

    I’m sure it comes as no surprise that you won’t get rich on your military paycheck alone.  Shoot sometimes I’m lucky to have a couple of dollars left in the account come payday.  However while the pay won’t set any records, there is much to be said for a steady reliable income that comes with some great benefits. When we first came into the military we had to adjust to the decrease in pay, and frankly I wasn’t very good at it.  I didn’t know how to bargain shop, use coupons or buy strategically when things were on sale.  I had no idea how to live on barely enough to…