Military Saves Blog
Tips, advice, and the latest news from the savings world.
By The USAA Educational Foundation
Military millennials: Are you ready to start investing for retirement? Don’t overlook one of the easiest ways to get started—the Thrift Savings Plan, or TSP. This tax-advantaged program allows service members to invest money for retirement through payroll deductions. Think of it as the federal government's version of a 401(k).
By Madeline Daniels, America Saves Digital Communications Manager
Father’s Day is just days away and you’re still searching for the perfect gift for dad. You’re not the only one. In fact, most Father’s Day spending is on the day itself, going to dinners, brunches, and outings.
Nearly three-quarters of servicemembers are military millennials, roughly ages 18-34. If your organization serves this population or if you are a military millennial, this resource packet is for you!
From the America Saves Blog
You know it’s important to save for your future - maybe for an emergency, a down payment on a house, or your retirement. But if you’re just scraping buy, saving toward your goal can seem like an unlikely dream.
By FINRA Investor Education Foundation Staff
Sometimes military families unintentionally invest in real estate. You purchase a home at one duty station, and then receive unexpected PCS orders to another duty station beyond commuting distance of their current home. You may not have time to sell your property, or may determine that the housing market has declined, and it’s not the right time to sell. Congratulations, you are now an “inadvertent landlord!"