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National Consumer Protection Week is March 1-7!

Fraud Scams
Written by Guest Blogger · 03 March 2015

Right on the heels of Military Saves Week is National Consumer Protection Week 2015, which takes place March 1-7. To find consumer tips and free materials from government and private organizations, visit


Thank You For A Great Military Saves Week 2015!

Military Saves #MSW2015
Written by Alecia Blair · 03 March 2015

By the Military Saves Campaign Team

Another Military Saves Week has concluded, and we would like to extend our sincere thanks to the more than 700 organizations who participated and the more than 25,000 Military Savers who took the Military Saves Pledge!


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  • Written by Guest Blogger | February 25, 2014

    This Military Saves Week teach your #kids to be #debt free through #saving. Get resources on how to do it at

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60 Teens participate in Massachusetts Youth Saves Program

Written by Super User | November 26, 2010

During the months of June & July, 60 teenagers aged 13-19 from Marine, Coast Guard, Army, and Air Force families attended Youth Saves programs across the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to help increase their knowledge of financial literacy. Jonathan Harrington, Personal Financial Counselor for the MA Guard & Reserve, created the Youth Saves program to fit into the Military Youth Saves ( theme which encourages kids and teens to develop good savings habits at a young age.


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.


A Disciplined Approach to Saving

Written by Super User | November 26, 2010

I just recently retired after 30 years of service with the Marine Corps. I truly enjoyed my time serving the Corps and I flourished in the disciplined environment. I also took a disciplined approach to saving. Here are some of the tactics I used-they are very low to moderate risk.