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April Deadlines Looming: #ASW2015 Designation of Excellence & #MSW2015 Reporting Survey, Financial Institution Awards
Written by Alecia Blair | March 30, 2015
With more than 32,000 pledges and re-pledges and 700 participating organizations, Military Saves Week 2015 was the most successful to date, thanks to you! Please help us recognize your efforts during #MSW2015 by keeping track of these upcoming deadlines.Read more...
Written by Guest Blogger | March 25, 2015
By Abigail C. Reid, Writer-Editor, Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board
If you’re a millennial (born in or after 1982) in the military, you might encounter a number of financial challenges unique to your career path and age group. But as you face these challenges, one of your best opportunities to save for your future is with the Thrift Savings Plan (TSP). Below are the answers to some questions you might have about participating in the TSP.Read more...
Written by Laura Roler | March 20, 2015
By Laura Roler, Military Saves Associate, AFC® Candidate, FINRA Military Spouse Fellow
Deployment—before, during, and after—can be a stressful time to say the least! Thankfully, there are some benefits offered during deployments that can help offset the challenges, help you get ahead, and improve your financial readiness. Take a look at the following savings options, and plan to take advantage of them for your next deployment.Read more...