Military Saves Week Reports

Show Us Your Military Saves Week Success: Submit Photos!

You know the saying...a picture is worth a thousand words! So, if you haven't already, please submit your Military Saves Week photos and captions to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . They may just be highlighted in this year's MSW Report, on this webpage or in other communications.


#MSW2016 Installation/Organization Spotlight

 

 

 

Caption: U.S. Army Garrison Miami celebrated Military Saves Week 2016 with a formal proclamation signing and financial fair. 


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Airman Succeeds Through Dedication to Building Wealth Not Debt

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.

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Savers Pledge Leads to Savings Success

My name is Rob and I am a Staff Sergeant in the Marine Corps Reserve. My financial success is a huge result of the Military Saves Campaign.

My journey began five years ago after marrying my wife, Lisa. We entered our marriage with no savings plan in sight, carrying debt and living in a tiny apartment. After seeing an advertisement for Military Saves, we decided to grab the reigns of our finances and implement a positive financial plan.

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A Disciplined Approach to Saving

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.

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