Historical Significance of Marine Corps Uniform Items

The distinctive look of the Marine Corps uniforms is one that is recognized all around the world. But do you know how they came to be? Check out the historical significance of these important uniform items.

#BeThere_Marine: The Hashtag to Know

During September you may have seen and heard about the hashtag, #BeThere_Marine. The hashtag was developed to support this year’s suicide preventing month campaign, designed in support of the Defense Suicide Prevention Office “BeThere” campaign theme. Although September is over, #BeThere_Marine isn't.

Tobacco and Stress: Not a Winning Combination

The first step when dealing with stress is to recognize it and realize that it can be managed without nicotine.

4 Tips for Writing Your Federal Resume

Did you know that federal jobs require a unique style of resume? Here are our top tips for crafting a federal resume that is sure to get you noticed for all the right reasons.

Keep Your Marriage as Strong as Your Marine

Marriage takes work, commitment, and communication. CREDO is designed to help couples grow and bond in an environment that is free from the everyday distractions of life.

Most Read MCCS Forward Articles in 2017

Check out the five most read stories by Marines and their families from this past year. Did your favorite make the cut?

Affordable Date Ideas for Marine Couples

Between deployments, training, other obligations it can sometimes be a challenge to spend quality time with your partner. Here are 9 affordable date ideas to help you rekindle the romance in your relationship.

The Ultimate Guide to Stress-Free Holiday Shopping

The holidays can be a time of increased stress, heightened expectations, and extreme temptation for those  who love getting that perfect deal… especially if you’ve waited until the last minute.

Don't Turn Holiday Cheers into Holiday Tears

It’s easy to misjudge how long the effects of alcohol will last. Many people believe they will begin to sober up — and be able to drive safely — once they stop drinking and have a cup of coffee. But the truth is that alcohol continues to affect the brain and body long after finishing that last drink.

Transition Tips for Marine Spouses

When it comes to transitioning back to civilian life, Marines aren’t the only ones who have preparation to do and decisions to make. Check out our tips for a successful transition as a military spouse.

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