Fiscal responsibility is coming back into style, and military families are leading the way with a commitment to reduce their credit card debt. Military families with household incomes of at least $50,000 pay more towards their short-term debt than
Sixteen percent of middle-class Americans who don’t have a financial planner say they are likely to get one in 2011. And they may be asking for your help.
It’s tax season again, and as April 18 rapidly approaches, First Command Tax Services is encouraging its clients to send in their tax information early this year by offering a 10 percent discount to the “Early Birds.” Those who return their completed
If you are a grandparent, you’re probably already investing in the financial future of your grandchild. Perhaps you make regular contributions to a college savings fund or tuck savings bonds into their birthday cards. But have you thought about
First Command Financial Services, Inc., has awarded $250,000 to First Command Educational Foundation’s financial literacy program for Texas high school students, paving the way for a national expansion of this important initiative.
Seeing your newly-minted high school graduate move on to college is a rewarding experience for them and for you. But you may have concerns about the best way to protect your son or daughter from common financial risks. Before your child leaves for
Line up the kids, set up the blackboard and put the chairs in a semicircle. Financial planning class is about to begin.
The president recently signed into law the Military Spouses Residency Relief Act (MSRRA), which among other things, provides that when a service member leaves his or her home state in accord with military or naval orders, the service member's spouse
Our government seems to run on a dizzying array of acronyms. Among others, you’re asked to decode terms like TSP, FEGLI and FEHB. For recently hired federal employees, the challenges of working for the nation’s largest employer can prove
Amid rising unemployment and vanishing jobs, higher education has moved front and center as a vital solution for displaced workers and students looking to acquire the training and skills to compete in the global marketplace. First Command Educational