Savers, Sign Up for Text Messages

Step 1: Sign up for Military Saves goal based text message reminders to be eligible for the $500 monthly drawing from February 22, 2016 through May 22, 2016 to help you reach your saving goal. (See full rules here for drawing.)

How to enter to win the $500: 

I want receive text message saving tips and reminders.

I understand that standard carrier message and data rates MAY apply. I may receive up to 4 text messages and alerts per month from an automated system and that I can text STOP to cancel or text HELP for help at any time. Consent is not required to buy goods and services. Mobile Privacy Policy and T&Cs.

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This is a win-win situation. From February 22, 2016 through May 22, 2016 one lucky person each month will win $500 to help them reach their savings goal – and everyone will win by staying motivated to save. Good Luck and Happy Saving! 

Tip of the Day

  • Written by Katie Bryan | November 28, 2013

    Set a goal, make a plan, #save automatically - pledge to save today!

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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.


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.


Involving Kids in Family Finances

Written by | April 19, 2019


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.