Saving & Budgeting
As an active military servicemember or veteran, you face a number of unique and difficult financial challenges. One of the most important factors in preparing and planning for your financial success is through budgeting and saving. A budget helps to give you a plan for your future income and expenses that you can use as a guideline for spending and saving. The key to spending within your means is to know your expenses. A good monthly budget will help you prepare for and reach your financial goals. Whether you are active duty or a veteran, there is no better time than right now to begin budgeting and saving for your future. Please view our interactive video below to explore tips and additional resources.
To view and print a sample budgeting worksheet to document your income and expenses, click the spreadsheet image to the right. You can also use the Budgeting Calculator to help track your expenses.