In the center of economical dilemmas and financial tension across America, military members are able to get finances under control. 11Alive's Help Desk offers essential ways in which you can manage your budget and track your spending.
RESOURCE GUIDE | Financial Tools For the Military
The stress of finances for military members is an ongoing matter and does not seem to let up. Money matters are sometimes due to stress, as spending money can become a coping method for anxiety in preparation for dangerous situations.
While money problems are occasionally self imposed, certain issues are not. Other financial drawbacks are scams. Military members are easy targets of fraud.
An important tool to help you handle your budget is Military Saves Week. Military Saves Week is a marketing campaign to encourage the military and their families to save throughout the year. The campaign takes place February 25, 2013 through March 2, 2013.