Finance/Money

What Are You Saving For? Military Saves Month is Here!

Military Saves Month 2021 is here! Every year, military installations and organizations around the world join forces to motivate, support, and encourage the entire military community to save money, reduce debt, and build wealth through a month of financial focus, motivation, and action! Since 2007, more than 380,000 savers have accepted the challenge of MilitaryContinue Reading “What Are You Saving For? Military Saves Month is Here!”

Finance/Money National Guard/Reserve

How Are You Using Drill Pay? Use Reserve or Guard Pay to Further Your Financial Goals

Content provided courtesy of USAA By Joshua Andrews, CFP® Do you lie awake each night wondering, “What do I do with my big, fat Reserve or Guard paycheck?” Alright, “big” and “fat” are probably overstatements, but it’s still worth considering how to make an extra paycheck from Uncle Sam work best for you. As aContinue Reading “How Are You Using Drill Pay? Use Reserve or Guard Pay to Further Your Financial Goals”

Finance/Money Guest Blogs

5 Ways to Get You Saving This Year

By Andia Dinesen, AFC® VP Communications and Operations Association of Military Banks of America (AMBA) January is a perfect time for service members and their families to perform a financial check-up and determine if saving more money should be one of your New Year’s resolutions. Is it debt you need to pay down or areContinue Reading “5 Ways to Get You Saving This Year”

Finance/Money

Budgeting Tips to Save for Special Occasions

Studies consistently show that military families often carry higher debt and own fewer assets than their civilian counterparts. When assessing the sacrifices military families make, this simply doesn’t make much sense. Whether you’re on active duty, have just returned home or are looking for ways to make your next leave extra special, there are many ways in which youContinue Reading “Budgeting Tips to Save for Special Occasions”