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Make Your Next PCS Move Your Best PCS Move

PCSing to a new duty station may be stressful, but your move doesn’t have to be. VeteranPCS is your go to resource for anything related to your next PCS move. Are we missing something? Visit our Contact Page, and submit your question to us. We look forward to serving you!

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Moving Calculators

BAH Calculator

BAH Calculator

Calculate the Basic Allowance for Housing (BAH) amount you will receive at your next duty station based on location, pay grade, and dependency status.

BAH Calculator

Mortgage Calculator

Not sure what your monthly payment will be on a new home loan? Use this calculator to find out!

Moving Calculator

Moving Calculator

Estimating the cost of a move is tricky. Utilize our recommended moving calculator to estimate the cost of your move. **Not available for overseas moves**

VeteranPCS Trusted Resources

Trusted veteran and military spouse owned resources.

Looking to advertise your small business? MIL-VETS offers military spouses and veteran-owned small businesses a hassle free and more affordable place to advertise and market their products and services allowing you to focus on what matters most: your customer.

Pack It. Move It. Find It. Make this your best move yet with Packing Props! They provide an organized and innovative way to relieve the worries that come with moving.  No more hassle trying to find that one item you REALLY need when you arrive at your next location. Now you’ll know exactly which box it’s in.

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Spouse-ly is an online marketplace to shop a wide variety of products and services created by military and first responder families. Think Etsy meets Angie’s List but with a focus on shopping for social good and supporting our nation’s heroes. It is through their one-of-a-kind platform that anyone can shop small, make a big impact, and purchase with a purpose.

What military bases are in North Carolina?
The military community in North Carolina is a very rich and diverse one. As you will see, there are bases across the entire state, each with their own unique history and purpose. It's our hope that this list has taught you a little more about what military bases in...
9 Things to Do Near Ft Bragg
Whether you're looking to spend a day on the beach, learn about the military, or something in between, you can always find something to do near Ft. Bragg. Here's just a few highlights for you to start planning your next long weekend:Try Different Brews and Bites at...
Military PCS Quick Guide Q & A
Whether you like it or not, when Uncle Sam makes the call it’s time to hit the road for your next military adventure. Every year, more than 400,000 members of the military make a permanent change of station (PCS) move. Moving can be a challenge whether it’s within the...
What military bases are in Colorado?
United States Air Force Academy (Air Force) Buckley Space Force Base (Space Force) Cheyenne Mountain Space Force Station (Space Force) Fort Carson (Army) Peterson Space Force Base (Space Force) Pueblo Chemical Weapons Depot (Army) Schriever Space Force Base (Space...

PCS Frequently Asked Questions

How can I connect with other military spouse business owners after we PCS?

The Military Spouse Chamber of Commerce ensures that all active duty and veteran military spouse business owners have the tools and resources they need to strengthen their families, communities, and our economy.


Which transportation modes may be used during a PCS?
Service members, civilian employees, and dependents must use the mode of transportation most advantageous to the Government. For CONUS travel, a POV is usually the most advantageous. Failure to follow the directed mode of travel for personal reasons may result in you not being reimbursed.
What is the maximum weight for a household goods (HHG) shipment?

A Service member’s grade and number of dependents determines the HHG weight allowance. Weight allowances range from 5,000 pounds for an E-1 to 18,000 pounds for an O-6 or above. Administrative weight limitations may apply if assigned to a location OCONUS. Unaccompanied baggage; professional books, papers, and equipment; and medical equipment may be shipped in addition to the weight limitation
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