Tip of the Day

  • Written by Guest Blogger | April 30, 2014

    Check out these 54 Ways to #save on groceries, transportation and more http://ow.ly/sfsPP

RSS Recent Blog Entries View all »

  • Do you know the credit score basics?

    Written by Guest Blogger | July 19, 2016

    By Madeline Daniles, America Saves Digital Communications Manager

    What you might not know about credit scores could cost you thousands of dollars on a single loan, according to a new survey by Consumer Federation of America (CFA) and VantageScore.

    Read more...
  • Understanding Investment Performance Claims

    Written by Guest Blogger | July 14, 2016

    By the SEC Office of Investor Education and Advocacy

    If you are in the market for an investment, you will likely come across sales and marketing materials that describe an investment’s performance. You should know that performance information can be presented in many different ways. Before making a decision, always make sure you understand how any performance claim is calculated and presented – and whether or not the claim is reliable and applies to your particular circumstances. Here are a few things to consider.

    Read more...
  • Millennials, Don’t Take a Vacation from Your Money Goals This Summer!

    Written by Alecia Blair | July 11, 2016

    By: Alecia D. Blair, Military Saves Communications Project Manager, AFC® Candidate, FINRA Foundation Fellow

    While you may be basking in the summer sun, enjoying some much-deserved leave and time away from your usual duty day responsibilities, now is not the time to take a hands-off approach to your money.

    Read more...
  • Challenge Yourself to Save, Military Millennials

    Written by Guest Blogger | July 5, 2016

    By Barbara O’Neill, Ph.D., CFP®, Rutgers Cooperative Extension

    July is “hump month” for personal finances. Half of the year is already over but there are still five + months to make positive financial management changes, such as saving money, reducing income taxes, and paying off debt. In an effort to help military families build wealth, the Military Families Learning Network Personal Finance (MFLNPF) team is sponsoring the 30 Days of Saving Challenge during July 2016. Military Saves is encouraging military families to accept the challenge!

    Read more...

RSS Military Savers total Military Savers Pledge Now »

Written by Super User | November 25, 2013

Army Savers

Written by Super User | November 25, 2013

Navy Savers

Written by Super User | November 25, 2013

Air Force Savers

Written by Super User | November 25, 2013

Marine Savers

Written by Super User | November 25, 2013

Army National Guard Savers

Written by Super User | November 25, 2013

Air National Guard Savers

Written by Super User | November 25, 2013

Coast Guard Savers

Saver Stories View all »

Making Savings a Part of Marriage

Written by Super User | November 26, 2010

Capt. Rob Eckhardt is the first to admit that he hasn’t always been responsible with money. But less than 10 years after a rocky start to saving, Eckhardt reports that he and his wife are free from credit card debt, have a down payment on a home, and are saving regularly for retirement. And, as the Military Saves representative for his Air Force squadron, he’s helping others make similar progress.

Read more...

One Sailor's Course to Financial Freedom

Written by Super User | November 26, 2010

We all know its not easy to get out of debt once you in over your head. But it can be done with the sound advice and support that the Military Saves program offers. I am a testament to that. I was a recently divorced, single mother. Like many people I had credit card debt, a car loan, bad credit, and a low income job that never seemed to be enough to put food on the table.

Then I decided I'd had enough of living paycheck to paycheck and worrying about money all the time.

Read more...

Airman Succeeds Through Dedication to Building Wealth Not Debt

Written by Super User | October 13, 2011

I came into the Air Force at 23 years old in 1993 with about 12 outstanding bills (hospital bills, car loan, car insurance, school loans, credit cards, etc.). You name it, I had the bill. Thanks to the Family Support Center, Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace University, and many other sources, I now have no outstanding bills.

Read more...

Sponsors

Visit Our Other Sites