Military Saves Quarterly Meeting

Military Saves Advisory Meeting May 2016

MSW 2016 Reporting Surveys

Our next Military Saves Quarterly Meeting:
Date: Tuesday, 24 May 2016 from 1000-1300
Conference Call Number: (888) 346-3659 Passcode: 776843
Location: The FINRA Investor Education Foundation: 1735 K Street NW, Washington, DC 20006
Directions: FINRA is located near the Farragut North Metro Station (off of the Red Line). Metro Stations<http://www.wmata.com/>
Many thanks to Bud Schneeweis and FINRA for hosting our meeting


Military Saves Quarterly Meeting Materials, January 2016
Thursday, 14 January 2016 from 1000-1300
Military Saves Quarterly January 2016 Presentation 

 
Military Saves Quarterly Meeting Materials, October 2015
Date: Thursday, 15 October 2015 from 1000-1300

 

Previous Military Saves Quarterly Meeting Materials

May 2015 Agenda

Military Saves Week 2015 Update

Military Saves Week 2015 Installations Report

2015 Military Saves Week Army After Action Report

FINRA Foundation 2015 Military Saves Activities

Military Saves' January 2015 presentation

Military Saves' October 2014 presentation

23 July 2014

16 April 2014

15 January 2014

 

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Then I decided I'd had enough of living paycheck to paycheck and worrying about money all the time.

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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.

I have always been pretty responsible when it comes to saving and living within my means, but I was not prepared for the unpredictable employment lifestyle of being a Reservist and military spouse.

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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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