5 Tips to Improve Your Credit Score

· 21 August 2013

6 Ways to Jump-start Your Credit Score

· 14 May 2014

Build a Strong Financial Foundation During Military Saves Week 2017

Alecia Blair · 08 February 2017

Building Credit and Keeping Yours Healthy

· 18 June 2014

Credit Score Quiz. Will You Pass?

· 18 May 2012

Credit Scores and Credit Reports – Why Does it Matter?

· 29 April 2014

Do you know how your credit score is calculated?

· 28 September 2017

Do you know the credit score basics?

Alecia Blair · 19 July 2016

Do you know your credit score?

Tammy G. Bruzon · 27 July 2018

Do You Really Know the Score? Three Important Credit Tips

Reid Frankhauser · 19 June 2019

From Shopaholic to Saver

Alan Germani · 13 January 2021

General - Credit and Loans

· 28 May 2014

Get the Scoop on Credit Scores

Alecia Blair · 17 September 2015

Know Your Score: Save Money

· 17 July 2012

Military Life – PCS for Homeowners

Alecia Blair · 18 April 2017

Military Millennials – A “Bucket List” to Help Manage Credit and Debt

Alecia Blair · 20 June 2017

Preparing to Purchase a Home

Alecia Blair · 17 May 2016

Saving to buy a car? Here’s what you should know.

Lani Poblete · 27 October 2017

Taking Care of Your Credit

Alecia Blair · 10 September 2015

Test Your Credit Score Know-How with CreditScoreQuiz.org

Alecia Blair · 26 October 2015

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Living the Dream: This Military Couple Retired Early

“Continuous dedication to financial peace pays off,” shares military couple, Denise and Jim. They would know, because at ages 52 and 53, they are already retired. The couple enjoyed life as an Army family for 32 and a half years and started planning for retirement decades ago. Denise shares, “We are not working a paid job, but are volunteering and meeting some personal fitness goals and enjoying some time together after many years spent geographically apart. It can be done!”


When You Start Small, Saving is Easy

When Attiyya first got married, she and her Marine husband had just graduated from college and were focused on paying off student loan debt. They had both attended private schools and had sizeable loans. Then three months after the wedding, the couple found out they were pregnant with their first child.

The first year of their marriage, says Attiyya, was a balancing act between paying down debt and saving for the future.


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.