The military lifestyle can be a confusing place for a spouse. American culture tends to expect everyone to have a career, but with frequent moves and deployments, starting or finishing college can be a real challenge, much less getting a job.
But chasing education is probably one of the best things spouses can try to do to increase employment chances, says one spouse who recently started work on her degree. Shelly Paszkowski is a mother of four and the spouse of a wounded warrior. She recently won a scholarship to work on her degree online and talks in our video today about why others should do the same.