Blogger Resources

We want to work with guest bloggers year-round!

We appreciate you taking the time to find out more information about us and get involved in this Department of Defense-wide call to action of automatic savings!

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Here's how you can blog about Military Saves year-round.

We offer year-round resource packets which include a saving spin on an array of financial topics.  After Military Saves Week each year in February we produce these kits about every six weeks.  We encourage bloggers and organizations to use these packets to stay 'in-front' of the saving message all year. Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to be added to the distribution list. In addition, the packets will updated on this page.

All year long you can remind your followers to:

  • Take Action: Motivate your audience to take the Military Saves Pledge!
  • Share our Messages: Encourage your audience to Set a Goal. Make a Plan. Save Automatically.
  • Guest blog:  Submit blogs or articles to Military Saves (read guidelines below)


Military Saves Social Media:

Blog: www.militarysaves.org/blog

Twitter: https://twitter.com/militarysaves

Facebook: www.facebook.com/MilitarySaves


General submission guidelines for Blogs and e-Newsletter articles:

Blog posts and newsletter articles may take the form of either short tips or longer stories (300-600 words in length).

    • Be sure to include ideas or goals our readers can work toward, such as saving for retirement, building an emergency fund, investing in savings, bonds, etc.
    • Bullet points and headings lend visual interest and links to outside resources are encouraged.
    • Unfortunately, we cannot promote specific brands, businesses, or products, so please keep it generic.
    • Please provide name, title, and organization (if applicable) of the person who should receive credit for the submission.
    • Military Saves reserves the right to edit content for clarity and length.

 

Tip of the Day

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Partner Resource Packets

Want to share savings messages?

Our Partner Resources Packets include a guest post, social media content, and more.

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Saver Stories View all »

On the Right Track to Build Wealth

My name is Robina Wahl, and I am a military wife and a veteran. Although I am fairly new to the Military Saves Campaign, the message to “Build Wealth, Not Debt” reassured me that my husband and I were on the right track and doing the right things.

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Building Wealth by Setting Goals

My name is Allison Mecadon and I’m a Youth Coordinator with the Virginia National Guard Youth Program.  My husband, Tom, is an M-Day Army National Guard Member (an M-Day member is one who performs weekend drill, but is not on full-time duty). Tom just got back from a 1-year deployment to Afghanistan and before that served a one year ADOS tour (Active Duty Operational Support) at Ft Belvoir.

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60 Teens participate in Massachusetts Youth Saves Program

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 (www.militarysaves.org) theme which encourages kids and teens to develop good savings habits at a young age.

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