National Guard Summer Savings Campaign

Welcome to the National Guard Summer Savings Drive part of the 2013 Military Saves Campaign.

Thank you for taking the time to find out how we can work together to persuade, motivate, and encourage National Guard families to save money every month and promote automatic savings.

We appreciate your involvement with the Summer Savings Drive and would like to hear from you.  Please click here to let us know about your promotions and provide feedback about the Drive. ~Thank you!

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This Summer Savings Campaign is an opportunity for your organization to:

  • Feature the services you provide Guard families build wealth.
  • Share important savings messaging with this special community.
  • Join Military Saves, a Department of Defense-wide effort, to encourage National Guard families to save.

Take the Military Saves pledge and encourage others to do the same.

Download Kits:

  • Participation Kit (PDF) (Word)
  • Digital Communications Resource Kit (PDF) (Word)

Quick Links to Campaign Materials:

Organization Participation Guidelines

Tip of the Day

  • Summer is a great time to teach your child about finance. Start with the Money as you Grow program http://moneyasyougrow.org/ 

Military Saves Week

February 24 - March 1, 2014.

An annual opportunity for organizations to promote good savings behavior and a chance for servicemembers and their families to assess their own saving status.

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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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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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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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