Privacy Policy

MilitarySaves.org is an America Saves website, and is governed by that privacy policy

Additionally, we would like military personnel to know that Military Saves is a part of a private, non-profit organization that operates the campaign in cooperation with the Department of Defense and the military departments, but is not an agent, employee, contractor, or otherwise official representative of these departments or any other government agency. The information collected during the Military Saves Pledge process becomes part of the America Saves database, and is not stored in or accessed by any governmental database.

What information is collected?

It is our policy to collect and store only personal information that visitors knowingly provide for America Saves when contacting us. The information collected generally is limited to name, address, email address and personal savings information. The server of our Internet Service Provider collects information on visitors to our site. In order to better understand our audience, our web host provides us with aggregate information on the number of hits the site receives, the domains from which the site is accessed, the top 20 organizations/ISPs that are used to connect to this site and the top 20 referrers (the last page you were on before you connected to this site). To gauge what our visitors are interested in, we also look at the top 20 search words used in connecting to this site.

We have the capability to calculate which America Saves files have been accessed, the types of files, the size of the files requested, the status of those files (i.e. 404 not found, etc.) and a breakdown of the operating systems used to access the site, but we do not track such information and have no plans to do so.

How does America Saves use data collected?

We do not sell, rent, share, or otherwise disclose personally identifiable information.

Server statistics collected in aggregate (and previously mentioned) are used to improve the content and navigability of the site.

How can I contact America Saves?

If you have questions or concerns about this privacy policy, please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

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February 24 - March 1, 2014.

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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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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 That Almost Got Away

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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