CFPB: Servicemembers should secure their identity after the Equifax data breach

If you were one of the many servicemembers and their families affected by the recent Equifax data breach, it is time for you to secure your identity. Thankfully, active duty servicemembers have special tools at their disposal, like active duty alerts or… Continue Reading


July is designated as National Military Consumer Protection Month!

July is designated as National Military Consumer Protection Month! Make each day of this Military Consumer Protection Month a step forward on your path to being a smarter and safer consumer by exploring the resources below: Military Consumer is a… Continue Reading

Mortgage Refinancing Scams Prey on Military

  Mortgage Refinancing Scams Prey on Military    November 10, 2016 Service men and women are, unfortunately, often the targets of scams. One con that preys on military members is predatory lending, when unscrupulous companies use false promises to trick borrowers… Continue Reading

FTC Military Consumer Toolkit


For military folks, financial decisions can have long-term effects on family life, security clearance, and mission readiness. In fact, the Department of Defense (DoD) has said that financial readiness is a critical part of the force’s mission readiness. It makes… Continue Reading


Holly Petraeus Discusses Consumer Scams – NCPW

The following article was originally published on the CFPB website. Consumer Scams Written by Holly Petraeus Since this is National Consumer Protection Week, it seems appropriate to give you a few tips about how to protect yourself from scams. Here… Continue Reading


Military Saves!

Military Saves encourages the military community to meet immediate needs and build long-term wealth through saving and debt reduction. What is Military Saves? Military Saves is a national campaign to persuade, motivate, and encourage military families to save money every… Continue Reading