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He is the most respected military leader of our times but his wife has also served the country for the last 36 years.
And now she's our power player of the.
I think it's -- better if she -- -- -- occupy a lot -- they've gone and death for me to do something positive.
But -- for military families this as a real plus.
College -- -- as as the wife of General David Petraeus commander of US forces in Afghanistan.
Well he's serving overseas she has her own mission.
Just some of the things you need to think about before you retire.
As part of new financial regulation reform.
She's setting up the office of service member affairs to protect military consumers.
A military isn't targeted game time they are several reasons for that.
Petraeus says on military bases there are a lot of young people -- guaranteed paychecks.
On their -- for the first time.
Say at all those factors together.
And -- make some kind easy pickings for somebody who's looking to end of the month.
Like auto dealers selling cars at high prices or electronic stores offering expensive financing.
Or military loans on the Internet.
Usually -- -- either outright scams or they just very expensive arms.
Now was part of the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
She'll be able to help military families.
Let me the power to enforce our laws that are on the books.
And also generate rules.
Holly Petraeus comes from the distinguished military family dating back to the American revolution.
How did you meet your husband.
He has a cadet at West Point on my father was a superintendent and we met on a blind date.
And what did you think.
Well obviously what I teach at -- So much they married nine months later.
Since then she's made 23 -- and 36 years.
But all that seemed to be over when her husband architect of the Iraq troop surge.
Was named head of US Central Command based in Tampa did you think -- yourself his days on the front lines were finally over.
Yeah I didn't expect this latest deployment that's for sure.
Until last June.
When President Obama -- that's her husband to take over the war in Afghanistan.
-- he is setting an extraordinary example of service and patriotism by assuming.
This difficult post.
He was not able to reach me before they went out to the rose garden and made the announcement.
So I sat on the news and everybody else.
Petraeus has only seen her husband twice since last summer he notes that more than most families but she does know one thing that won't be in their future.
How would you feel if you were to run for office.
He -- on it and I don't want to have fun.
It's just not something that says they needed us feels as a way we want -- go.
Meanwhile she is helping on the home front the -- and CV.
-- heard me speak come up and tell me I had been talking about a scammer secret -- scam when he said he just saved as 3000 dollars.
Say you know and round like then of course makes you feel it's all -- -- Military families and all the rest of us can visit a new government web -- at consumer finance dot com.
To register complaints against financial companies.
And that's it -- I have a great week.
And we'll see you next Fox News.
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