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10 Ways to Avoid Tax Identity Theft

Are you ready for tax season? If you haven’t heard about tax identity theft, you may not be. This week is Tax Identity Theft Awareness Week, dedicated to educating consumers about the most common form [...]

By | January 27th, 2016|Wallet Watch|

Financial Firsts: 8 Things to Know About Building Credit

Financial Firsts: building credit history A credit card is an essential tool in helping you along your financial journey. It’s one of the most accessible ways to start building credit history and financial responsibility, whether [...]

By | December 15th, 2015|Wallet Watch|

Protect Your Finances: Give Gifts, Not Data

These days, many consumers find it more convenient to shop online, but some still enjoy the “old-fashioned way” of hitting the brick and mortar stores and browsing the aisles. Either way, make sure to protect [...]

By | December 10th, 2015|Wallet Watch|

Top Financial Tips for Financing a Vehicle

You’ve dreamed about it hundreds of times. That new car smell that just can’t be replicated, as you’re driving down the highway in your brand new ride. Before heading to the dealer and buying a [...]

By | December 7th, 2015|Wallet Watch|

5 Things To Do With Leftover BAH

Depending on your duty station, you or a family member may have the opportunity to live off-base. If that’s the case, you should be receiving BAH, or basic allowance for housing. This allowance helps pay [...]

By | November 30th, 2015|Wallet Watch|

How To Become a Millennial Retirement Pro

Planning ahead and starting early are the best ways for young servicemembers to become a pro at millennial retirement. For most young people joining the military and millennials, retirement can seem like a million years away. The [...]

By | November 20th, 2015|Wallet Watch|

How-To Navigate the Credit Card Application Process For The First Time

Getting your first credit card is a college student’s right of passage to young adulthood. Building credit history is a great step to cultivate your financial independence. Why Care About Credit History You’ll need credit [...]

By | August 24th, 2015|Wallet Watch|

5 Best Back to School Savings Tips

Back to School shopping can be a big financial burden for families, and we understand why. According to a recent American Express survey, the average American family will spend $1,239 during the 2015 back to [...]

By | August 14th, 2015|Smart Spending, Wallet Watch|

Credit 101: Potential Credit Card Fees

Before getting a new credit card or using one you already have, it’s important to understand potential fees you may incur. Not all cards have the same fees. Some fees might be worth the additional [...]

By | August 12th, 2015|Wallet Watch|