Holly Petraeus, assistant director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s office of servicemember affairs, with the Coast Guard team Miami Beach. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Petty Officer Ryan Doss.

From the Homefront: Talking finances

On one of those Miami mornings the rest of the country wishes for, a group of Coasties gathered in the breezy sunshine on the waterfront to do what most people might: talk finances.