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

  • Teach your #kids about savings early by involving them in Military Saves Week http://ow.ly/C7pvx

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 »

Making Savings a Part of Marriage

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.

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One Sailor's Course to Financial Freedom

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.

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Money on the Side

Camp Arifjan, Kuwait -- A colonel in the 1st Theater Sustainment Command has money on his mind.

Army Col. George Fields, the Chief of Intelligence, or G2, has been teaching a free "Managing Your Money" class here in his spare time. More than 400 students have attended his six week-long class to learn more about increasing their own finances.

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