It’s Military Saves Month

It's Military Saves Month

What was originally designated at Military Saves Week, has now transitioned into Military Saves Month. This is a time set aside to encourage military families to save, and also to teach them how to do so. This year the Military Saves campaign has designated themes for each week in April.  Week 1: Save Automatically Week […]

April 5th is Gold Star Spouses Day

“Gold Star Families” or “Gold Star Spouses” are terms that traditionally refer to the surviving loved ones of military members who have been killed in the line of duty and/or in combat. Gold Star Spouses Day was created to honor these loved ones who have sacrificed so much.  The Gold Star tradition began in World […]

Happy April Fool’s Day

While the origins of April Fool’s Day remain a mystery, the spirit of it has been celebrated for centuries. Today the first day of April is marked by elaborate pranks and jokes. News programs and major companies even get in on the spirit of things in hopes that their followers will fall into the trap […]

Remember Vietnam Veterans Day

Remember Vietnam Veterans Day

Every year, March 29th is set aside to observe Vietnam Veterans Day. It has been set aside as a way to honor and thank our Vietnam veterans and their families for their service and sacrifice during that time. Along with this show of honor and appreciation, other objectives of Vietnam Commemoration include:  Highlighting the service […]