Help for Military Families During Shutdown – Update

*****UPDATE***** It looks like the commisary is open again and awesome Costco and Sams Club are still offering free shopping without membership to active and retired military members.

Also, banks that serve the military community including Navy Federal Credit Union, USAA, and Service Credit Union are offering special breaks and services. Please click below to see the Stars and Stripes article:

Let Costco spoil you with delicious freebies. Enter your zipcode at the link below to find Costco locations:

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And click on the link below to find Sam’s Club locations:

Also, for the fifth year, participating Bed & Breakfasts in the U.S. are offering a free stay for active military and veterans on November 10 and/or November 11th to celebrate Veterans Day. Please click below to see participating B & B’s:

I’m going to give away a free audio copy of Cupcake Kitty. Just leave a comment letting me know if you’re active or retired military or a furloughed federal worker to enter to win. Audio books are great for brightening your day.

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2 Responses to Help for Military Families During Shutdown – Update

  1. Marsha Cooper says:

    My husband is retired Air Force & we shop at the commissary. The federal shutdown has affected us in food costs as we have had to shop at regular stores. Cupcake Kitty would sure brighten my spirits.