4 Reasons to Contribute to the TSP — Despite Having a Military Pension

· 14 October 2014

Active Duty? Act Now or Your Roth TSP Contributions May Stop

Alecia Blair · 13 January 2015

Active Duty? Your Roth TSP Contributions May Stop Unless You Act

· 18 November 2014

Basic Training Tips to Help Service Members Invest Wisely

· 05 March 2018

Changing Where You Stay? Make the Change to Your Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) Account in myPay

· 11 February 2014

Changing Where You Stay? Update Your TSP Account In MyPay

Alecia Blair · 12 May 2015

Considering A Thrift Savings Plan Rollover? Consider This.

Alecia Blair · 23 December 2014

Contributing to the TSP: A Few Simple Steps

· 18 July 2012

Deployment: More Reasons to Save, and More Options Too!

Alecia Blair · 20 March 2015

Don't Go Holiday Shopping With Your Thrift Savings Plan

Alecia Blair · 13 December 2016

Four Reasons to Contribute to the TSP—Despite Having a Military Pension

Alecia Blair · 18 August 2015

Four Ways to Maximize Your Retirement through the Blended Retirement System

· 28 February 2018

Get Rich Slow: Maximizing Your Retirement in 2013

· 20 December 2012

How $100 Can Become $100,000

Alecia Blair · 20 April 2015

How to Make Sense of the "Alphabet Soup" of Retirement Savings Options

· 30 May 2013

How to Plan for Your Future When You're Already Behind

· 27 December 2012

Is Roth Right for Me?

Alecia Blair · 03 March 2016

Know Your Limits: Contribution Limits and Your Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) Account

· 24 September 2013

Military and Mid-Career? It’s Never Too Late to Start Saving

Alecia Blair · 13 October 2015

Military Retirement and Your TSP

Alecia Blair · 04 August 2015

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One That Almost Got Away

Brody Lockwood - Like a typical fledgling, I started down the track of financial indebtedness. Nineteen years old and nothing to lose. Credit - who need it? Savings - that was for older people with responsibility. Debt - my parents were in debt ergo it must be OK. When I was eligible for reenlistment, I reenlisted for a multiple of 3 worth $15K. I was happy to pay off my debt, but would I be able to stay out of debt?

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Making Savings a Part of Marriage

Capt. Rob Eckhardt is the first to admit that he hasn’t always been responsible with money. But less than 10 years after a rocky start to saving, Eckhardt reports that he and his wife are free from credit card debt, have a down payment on a home, and are saving regularly for retirement. And, as the Military Saves representative for his Air Force squadron, he’s helping others make similar progress.

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Savers Pledge Leads to Savings Success

My name is Rob and I am a Staff Sergeant in the Marine Corps Reserve. My financial success is a huge result of the Military Saves Campaign.

My journey began five years ago after marrying my wife, Lisa. We entered our marriage with no savings plan in sight, carrying debt and living in a tiny apartment. After seeing an advertisement for Military Saves, we decided to grab the reigns of our finances and implement a positive financial plan.

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