in Make by Lacey Langford, AFC®
You don’t ever forget arriving at your first duty station. You’ve just come out of training and now you’re a real Airman. Or Solider or Marine or Sailor. You’re an adult with a steady paycheck and making decisions on your own. It sounds great but can be a recipe for financial disaster if you aren’t careful. These mistakes are all true stories of a Service member I have helped with their finances. Let their mistakes be a lesson to help you avoid costly mistakes. Today’s What the Heck Wednesday is what are the financial mistakes you make at your first base?