6 Financial Challenges Hitting Military Servicemembers Hard

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The millions of men and women now serving in our military, and the veterans who have done so, performed a vital service in defending our nation. Yet increasingly, members of the military are under attack from those who would put them in financial jeopardy on the home front.

Fortunately, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's Office of Servicemember Affairs is now acting as an advocate for military personnel, collecting complaints and helping to get responses from financial institutions that address issues.

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