Military Saves Blog
Tips, advice, and the latest news from the savings world.
By Carol Kando-Pineda, Federal Trade Commission’s Military Consumer
The internet offers access to a world of savings products and services, as well as investment opportunities. At the same time, it creates opportunities for scammers, hackers, and identity thieves.
By Dr. Barbara O’Neill, Financial Management Specialist, Rutgers Cooperative Extension
There are several important reasons to save money, including peace of mind and to have cash available for emergencies. Another motivating factor is to have money to achieve financial goals (e.g., buying a new car).
By FINRA Investor Education Foundation
Do you have trouble finding cash to set aside in your savings account? You're not alone. Just two out of five American households report "good or excellent progress in meeting their savings needs," according to the 2017 America Saves Week survey.
Just in time for Military Saves Week 2018, which is Feb. 26-March 2, a new video is encouraging service members and their families to focus on their savings and financial readiness.