Military Spouse Employment Partnership

The national unemployment rate is around 7 percent, but it is much higher among military spouses who have to change jobs frequently because of moves. A Pentagon program called the Military Spouse Employment Partnership was started three years ago to help unemployed military spouses find jobs has surpassed its goals, connecting more than 60,000 military spouses with 220 private- and…

MyCAA Helps Military Spouses Jump Start Careers

The plight of the military spouse has received a great deal of attention these past several months. Everyone from Jill Biden and the First Lady to corporate spokespeople have been weighing in with their prescription for military spouse employment. One often overlooked resource is a military benefit called Military Spouse Career Advancement Accounts, which offers up to $4,000 toward an…