Wherever Life Takes You, Your Favorite Credit Union Is Close By
Going back home to San Diego from Germany has always been a fun filled couple of weeks for me but just because I am on vacation does not mean that my adult responsibilities are taking […]
How to Retire in Germany and Begin Your Next Adventure
As the largest economy in Europe, with a central location, affordable health care, low crime rates and a vibrant U.S. ex-pat community, more and more Americans are choosing to retire in Germany. Before you pack up your bags, rent a place and begin life as a retiree in the German economy, here are some tips to make sure the reality of retirement is as relaxed as your vision of retirement.
Living the Life Overseas
When we received our military orders to go to the Mildenhall Air Force Base in the U.K. I have to admit that I was nervous. We had moved several times with the military, but always in the U.S. Not knowing what to expect or how much things would actually cost was a bit scary. Fortunately, my employer happened to have a friend from the U.K. and he set up a casual dinner meeting so I could ask questions.
Get Paid Up to Two Days Early
At Service Credit Union, military members with direct deposit get paid up to two days early. Learn more about why this actually is a “big deal.”
Transitioning From Military to Civilian Life
When my husband came home one day in April and told me he was retiring from military service in July, I panicked …