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Partner Resource Packets

Written by Katie Bryan · 25 November 2013

We know that the hard work of getting people to change their financial behavior takes time, which is why Military Saves wants to assist your efforts to encourage financial action and savings behavior change throughout the year. Sign up to receive news and updates if you would like to be among the first to know when we release a new packet.

About every six weeks, we provide organizations with a resource packet that focuses on one aspect of saving. We hope that this material will help you communicate with the public, constituents, and other organizations about how your company or organization promotes and encourages saving.

Each packet includes:

  • A blog post from Military Saves
  • Social media content
  • Tools and resources 

 The 2020 themes are as follows:

 The 2019 themes are as follows:

The 2018 themes are as follows:

The 2017 themes are as follows:

The 2016 themes are as follows:

The 2015 themes are as follows:

The 2014 themes are as follows:

The 2013 themes are as follows:

The 2012 themes are as follows:

 We encourage you to use this material to:

  • Augment the savings information you already provide to others; 
  • Encourage individuals to Pledge as Savers in the Military Saves campaign, thereby creating and committing to a basic savings or debt reduction plan and; 
  • Position your organization as "in front" of the savings message and the need to save, particularly in uncertain economic times.

Military Saves Meetings

Written by Super User · 28 October 2013

UPCOMING 2020 MEETINGS 


PAST MEETINGS

Military Saves Quarterly Program Update
When: December 4, 2019, 10 am - 11 am EST
Where: Online 

Download Presentation
Watch Recording

Military Saves Quarterly Program Update
When: August 13, 2019, 10 am - 11 am EDT
Where: Online

Download Agenda
Download Presentation

Military Saves & Financial Counselor Mind Meld
When: August 6, 2019, 10 am - 12:30 pm RSVP here.
Where: Consumer Federation of America, 1620 I Street NW, Building Conference Room - Lower level

Military Saves 2.0 Webinar: May 14, 2019

Agenda and Presentation

Military Saves Virtual Partner Update: Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Agenda and Presentation
Recording of MSW 2019 Planning Committee Meeting

Military Saves Virtual Partner Update: Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018

Agenda and Presentation
Recording of Virtual Partner Update

Military Saves Advisory Meeting: Wednesday, May 16, 2018
When: Wednesday, May 16, 2018, 11:00 a.m. to 12:10 p.m. EST
Where: FINRA Foundation will be hosting this meeting at the FINRA Visitor Center:
1735 K Street NW, Washington DC
The offices are equidistant from Metro Lines and stations:
Red Line - Farragut North Station
Orange/Blue/Silver Line - Farragut West Station

Call-in information was available for remote attendees: 

Agenda
Presentation
MSW 2018 Activity Report

Military Saves Advisory Meeting: Thursday, January 18, 2018
When: Thursday, January 18, 2018, 11:00 a.m. to 12 p.m. EST
Where: Consumer Federation of America, 1620 I Street NW, Building Conference Room - Lower level
Call-in information was available for remote attendees

Military Saves Advisory Meeting: Thursday, October 5, 2017
When: Thursday, October 5, 2017, 11:00 a.m. to 12 p.m. EST
Where: Federal Trade Commission (FTC) in the Constitution Center*, 400 7th Street, SW (L'Enfant Plaza, 7th & D exit)
Call-in information was available for remote attendees

* Please remember to bring your ID to get through building security.
Presentation for October 2017 Advisory Meeting

Military Saves Advisory Meeting: Wednesday, May 10, 2017
When: Wednesday, May 10, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. EST
Where: FINRA Foundation, 1725 K Street NW, Washington, DC 20006
Presentation for May 2017 Advisory Meeting

Military Saves Advisory Meeting: February 1, 2017
When: Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. EST
Where: Defense Credit Union Council (DCUC): 601 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Suite 600, South Building, Washington, DC 20004 (Main Entrance Pennsylvania Ave.)
Directions: DCUC is located near the Navy Memorial/Archives Station (Yellow/Green Line) on the Metro
Many thanks to Arty Arteaga and DCUC for hosting.

Military Saves Advisory Meeting February 2017

 

For Organizations

Written by Super User · 23 September 2013

Military Saves wants to assist your efforts to encourage financial action and savings behavior change throughout the year. 

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Written by Super User · 18 September 2013

Tip of the Day

  • Written by Katie Bryan | December 16, 2013

    Check out the guide from @CFPB that helps you to know which questions to ask when shopping for a financial advisor http://ow.ly/rrjYO 

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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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Written by Super User | May 24, 2019

Growing up, Marisa’s dad had always talked about saving first, but she said she didn’t really internalize it until much later. “I was drifting along with no plan, carrying a little bit of revolving debt, saving some money here and there, but without a real plan for it.”

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