Free Resources
Financial Readiness Equals Mission Readiness

BBB Military Line offers excellent free resources just for military families. Below are our current offerings:

Money U guide

MobileMi$$on App

Brought to you by the Better Business Bureau Institute and made possible by a grant from American Express Foundation, MobileMi$$ion is a new mobile app designed for transitioning servicemembers, veterans, and their families to help them navigate their finances during the transition from active duty to civilian life. This app provides access to educational activities, a financial mentor, and peer chat support on the go, wherever you are. 


Kiplinger-BBB Personal Finance Guide for Military Families
Created in conjunction with financial publisher Kiplinger, this guide contains practical information about being financially prepared for deployment, buying a home, minimizing taxes and avoiding the scams that often target military families.

Where Do I Go From Here?  Civilian Transition
From InCharge Debt Solutions, this guidebook is a compilation of articles by various authors intended to help military service members transition back to civilian life.

Money U®
Free to the first 500 Military Line consumers, Money U® is a venture involving the collaborative talents of the founder - a successful entrepreneur and parent of teens - and an award winning eLearning development company.   The company has no ties to the financial industry. 

Get Money Now Get More Money Now
This online guide teaches the basics of improving your credit and investing wisely. 

Defending Your Home 
From InCharge Debt Solutions, this guidebook is a compilation of article by various authors intended to assist military service members with the most commonly faced housing issues including:
  • Understanding pros and cons of buying a home with frequent PCS moves
  • Caring for your home while deployed
  • Protecting your home from foreclosure, while deployed - your rights
  • Understanding VA loans  

financial readiness Financial Readiness Equals Mission Readiness
In these videos, Brenda Linnington, Director of the Better Business Bureaus (BBB) Military Line® explains why financial readiness is a vital part of mission readiness.