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

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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Relevant Finance from First National Bank

From Get Smart About Credit Day in October 2008 through Military Saves Week in February 2009, participants learned the financial facts of life. Lessons were focused on check writing, understanding the stock market, credit cards, differentiating between needs and wants and budgeting.

In one session First National Bank personalized the ABA Education Foundation’s Teach Children to Save Money Tree lesson with an emphasis on saving. The lesson taught students how to manage money and pay bills while saving.

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Regular Savings is the Key to Success

My name is Chris Strong. I joined the Air Force on 25 March, 1985. On that day, my financial life changed forever. I was introduced to saving bonds in Basic Training. Savings bonds were the big thing back then just like the Thrift Savings Plan is today. A Colonel gave us a briefing. I cannot remember his name but I can remember the 100 savings bonds he had posted to a piece of card board. He gave us a speech on the importance of saving money and how it can change your life. He inspired me to save.

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Start Small and Keep on Saving

MajKenisky

Although Major James Kenisky only recently took the Saver's Pledge, he has been living by its tenets for many years: Start Small. Think Big.

Starting Small

I want this story to help others and I am certain I am not the only one who has achieved the level of success in the military that I have.  I am just one voice.  I started saving when I became a Second Lieutenant in the United States Air Force.

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