Military Saves Month

Military Saves Month

April 1-30, 2020

Getting Started is Easy! Participate in a way that makes the most sense for your organization. Join us for one week out of the Month, or all 5 weeks. We’ll be here every step of the way.

Step 1: Sign up for the month.

Step 2: Download one of our participation guides for more detailed information: 

Download the 2020 Military Saves Month Participation Guide

Download the 2020 Military Saves Month Commander's Guide 

Step 3: Access the 2020 Military Saves Month digital toolkit here


Who Should Participate?

Family Readiness Centers

Help service members, DoD employees & their families. Participate in Military Saves Campaign year-round and partner with organizations and units on the entire installation during Military Saves Month each year in April.

Individuals & Families

Strengthen your future. Healthy finances and open communication about money contribute to marital stability and gives kids a solid foundation for the future. Take the pledge today!

Military Leaders and Project Officers (POCs)

Make your unit a savings community. Through a simple annual process modeled after CFC, you can invite your personnel to increase their personal financial readiness.

Military Banks & Credit Unions

Support our military by developing better and safer savings products for use by military members and their families during Military Saves Month and throughout the calendar year. Customizable graphics and personal consultation help your operations and marketing staff personalize your participation in this worldwide campaign.

Nonprofit Organizations & Associations

Embrace the campaign and help it grow! Offer your resources to expand the movement to increase the nation's savings rate. New partnerships contributing financial, executive, marketing, and technical support are invited.


Partner Resource Packets

Want to share savings messages?

Our Partner Resources Packets include blog, social media, and other content.

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How Smart Financial Decisions Can Create Opportunities 

Written by Stephen Ross, America Saves Program Coordinator | November 22, 2019

Of the many stories Military Saves shares, most describe how someone was in dire straits financially and worked their way out of it with the help of Military Saves. This time we want to highlight a different kind of story. This is a story about how responsible financial decisions can build on one another to create opportunities you thought only the super-rich enjoy.

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Making Saving Automatic Leads to Personal Success

Ryan’s savings journey started when he was an active duty airman. Frequent deployments and temporary duty assignments gave him the opportunity to save. By the time he transitioned out of active duty, he had built up a healthy rainy-day fund and had started to aggressively save for retirement.

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Involving Kids in Family Finances

 

One of the best lessons we can share with our kids is about money. By middle school, kids should have a good understanding of how money works as well as the importance of saving.

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