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Start Preparing For Your Future Today With myRA

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Written by Guest Blogger · 28 April 2016

By myRA Staff

As a servicemember, you know how important it is to be prepared. Saving for retirement is no exception: it’s never too early to start planning for the future.

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Five Ways to Reduce Financial Pressure During a PCS

PCS Personal Finance PCS Moves
Written by Guest Blogger · 26 April 2016

By Lepresca Torres, AFC® Candidate, FINRA Spouse Fellow

It’s that time again. Orders have been approved, the pack out is scheduled, and you are looking to the next duty station with anxiety and, hopefully, excitement.

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Tip of the Day

  • Written by Katie Bryan | December 20, 2013

    Pay off your credit card balance with your #tax refund this year! This download can help: http://ow.ly/rFJJe 

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One That Almost Got Away

Written by Super User | November 26, 2010

Brody Lockwood - Like a typical fledgling, I started down the track of financial indebtedness. Nineteen years old and nothing to lose. Credit - who need it? Savings - that was for older people with responsibility. Debt - my parents were in debt ergo it must be OK. When I was eligible for reenlistment, I reenlisted for a multiple of 3 worth $15K. I was happy to pay off my debt, but would I be able to stay out of debt?

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Meet Wacinque BeMende

Written by Super User | November 26, 2010

Meet Wacinque BeMende. He’s so passionate about encouraging savings and promoting financial literacy, he’s established his own Kid’s Savings Program. Wacinque donated $15,000 to the Community Action of Laramie County in Cheyenne Wyoming to begin the Wacinque “ Rhino” Fund Endowment to help kids open savings accounts.

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Naval Battalion's Effort Yields Team Success

Written by Super User | November 26, 2010

Construction Battalion Five, DETAIL CHINHAE would like to share our campaign success story with you!

Currently we have 23 members on our Det, (all of whom have registered with militarysaves) and out of them 16 are planning for retirement by saving and investing money in the Federal Thrift Savings Plan.

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