Lincoln Military Housing Blog

Aug 18 2021

How to Save Money at the Commissary

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Dec 17 2020

2021 BAH Rates: Updated Military Housing Allowance Infographic

New 2021 Basic Allowance for Housing rates were released by the Department of Defense on December 15, 2020. The Basic Allowance for Housing (BAH) infographic and information below have been updated to reflect the new rates that will take effect...

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Nov 24 2020

Online Holiday Shopping Tips for Military Families

Updated February 22, 2021

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Holiday season is here, which means it's time to start making your list and checking it twice. This year, holiday shopping will mostly be online, and these holiday shopping tips will...

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Oct 06 2020

Always Up-to-Date Guide for Military Family Discounts & Deals

Updated February 22, 2021

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During this difficult time, discounts and free services or items for military families can be a huge help. There are countless deals and discounts out there that help save money. Along...

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Aug 04 2020

Renters Insurance: Why You Need It

Updated February 22, 2021

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 There are two big myths about renter's insurance. One is that it's too expensive and the other is that it's not needed.

Not having renter's insurance is a pretty big gamble considering...

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May 12 2020

New Location, New You

Updated February 18, 2021

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It’s that time of year again, and I don’t envy you. I’ve always dreaded moving.

My wife, however, feels differently. We rehashed it the other day, and she recalls that as a child in a...

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Feb 25 2020

Preparing Your Military Tax Return Tax Tips for Military Families

Updated February 17, 2021

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April 15 is Tax Day, which means tax season only has a little under two months to go. The key to a successful tax season is ample preparation in advance to make sure you aren't missing...

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Dec 17 2019

How to Manage Common Military Finance Challenges

Updated February 17, 2021

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One of the largest burdens on military families is finances. The worst financial times for military families are the first two months after deployment and the first two months after...

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Mar 21 2019

Military Discounts for Spring Break Vacations

Updated February 16, 2021

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The weather is (slowly) starting to warm up! Even though this year’s spring break plans might look a little different from years’ past, that doesn’t mean they can’t happen! Everyone...

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Jul 26 2018

Primer on Basic Allowance for Housing & Military BAH Benefits


Updated February 15, 2021

Reading Time: 2 Minutes, 21 Seconds 

The Basic Allowance for Housing was established to help service members and their families afford suitable homes. Here, we break down what BAH is, how it's calculated, and what it...

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