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Organizing Important Records and Documents

A record-keeping system is a systematic approach to retaining and filing documents in a way that makes them easy to find when needed, even if it's several years later. Record-keeping systems range from simple to elaborate and from basic to comprehensive. The ideal system is designed to fit your personal and family situation and lifestyle.

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Student Loan Benefits for Military Members

Student loan options for military members

Did you know that the U.S. government gives military members certain benefits for military members to fund their education with student loans? Were you also aware that military members are given special student loan repayment options as a reward for your service? Here's the scoop.

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Establishing a Financial Safety Net for Military Families

In times of financial crisis, the last thing you'll want to do is start digging through the couch cushions for coins. Especially if you have a family. The stress of military life impacts families in unique ways and having a financial safety net in place can ensure that you're protected when a financial emergency arises. One way to accomplish this is by setting up a cash reserve, a pool of readily available funds that can help you meet emergency or highly urgent short-term needs. Here's how to get one started.

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What are the steps to erasing bad credit?

Erasing bad credit

Your first step in repairing poor credit should be to obtain a copy of your credit report. The three major credit reporting agencies are Experian, Trans Union, and Equifax. You can obtain a copy of your report by contacting these agencies by phone, by mail, or through their websites. Check the report carefully for any errors and make sure that all the information contained in the report is correct.

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5 Steps Military Members Can Take to Reduce Financial Stress

Do you sometimes lie awake at night thinking about bills that need to be paid? Does it feel as though you're drowning in debt? If this describes you, you might take solace in the fact that you're not alone. A recent report released by the American Psychological Association (APA) showed that 72% of adults feel stressed about money at least some of the time, and 22% said the amount of stress they experienced was extreme.1

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