A Simple Guide to Planning For Retirement

Alecia Blair · 23 March 2017

Financial Strategies by Generation

Alecia Blair · 23 March 2017

How $100 Can Become $100,000

Alecia Blair · 23 March 2017

Insulate Your Finances Against Seasonal Chills

Alecia Blair · 23 March 2017

Military Retirement and Your TSP

Alecia Blair · 23 March 2017

Start Preparing For Your Future Today With myRA

Alecia Blair · 23 March 2017

Three Ways to Save Money on a Tight Budget

Alecia Blair · 23 March 2017

Tip of the Day

  • Savers with a plan are 2x more likely to save for #retirement, have emergency savings, and stick to a budget - @MilitarySaves #MSW2017

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Building Wealth by Setting Goals

My name is Allison Mecadon and I’m a Youth Coordinator with the Virginia National Guard Youth Program. My husband, Tom, is an M-Day Army National Guard Member (an M-Day member is one who performs weekend drill, but is not on full-time duty).

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On the Right Track to Build Wealth

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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A Plan for Success

I’m Staff Sergeant Robert Zuniga and I have been an active duty Air Force medic for eight years. I plan on staying in long enough so that I can retire at 20 years. I have always been interested in personal finance and would like to share how it IS possible for me and my stay-at-home wife and two kids to not only save and invest a ton of money but also have a lot of responsible fun as well on 'low' enlisted pay. You CAN do it too!

First off, we write down our goals and separate wants from needs.

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