By Molly C. Herndon
Service members and their families can be at an increased risk for scams and financial fraud because multiple moves, deployments, and overseas transactions all present opportunities for their personal financial information to become available to scammers.
June 13, 2013
By Katie Bryan, America Saves Communications Manager
The latest resource packet on Saving for College is now available to help you communicate with the public, your audience, and with other organizations on the importance of savings. The packet includes a sample article, social media content for the next five weeks, as well as tools and resources.
So, before you go out and become independent, super-saving, members of the Generation Y workforce, here are a few more pieces of advice on how to make the most of your savings, and help yourself save more!
- Make sure to request a student loan interest tax deduction According to William Perez at About.com, “Student loan interest is a tax deduction found in the adjustments to income section of Form 1040 or 1040A.
June 4, 2013
By Tiffany Sweat
Military Saves Intern: National Guard Project
Military Saves is pleased to announce the launch of the first National Guard Summer Savings Drive. Click here to read the full press release. The Drive will take place June 1, 2013 through June 30, 2013, to encourage Guard members and their families to take the Military Saves pledge as a commitment to save regularly.
May 24, 2013
We all know that it’s best to start saving for retirement at a young age. But what if that isn’t possible? For many, it isn’t; other financial obligations can prevent making retirement savings a priority.