The Money Drill 13: Leaving the Military Comes with Decisions to Make

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There are many things to consider when transitioning out of the military, but doing the math on your income and benefits is probably one of the biggest. USAA’s Ingrid Bruns knows this all too well.

In this episode of The Money Drill, she talks with JJ Montanaro about her spouse’s current deployment, impending transition and how she’s preparing for what she calls “the new normal.” Listen as Bruns describes the issues she’s encountering, including her thoughts about taxes, insurance, retirement and health care.

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