The Personal Financial Management (PFM) program has created a series of four videos to provide a brief introduction to financial issues of importance to Sailors and their families. These three-minute videos are designed to help you navigate some of the financial issues that you will face.
Credit Reports / Credit Scores
Credit Reports/Credit Scores provides a brief overview of what credit report/credit scores are, the importance of knowing what is on your credit report, how your score affects terms and conditions of loans, and how to obtain your free credit report. (video with captions)
Marriage and Money
Marriage and Money provides a brief overview of the financial changes that come with marriage, including joint banking and financial services, insurance, and more. (video with captions)
All military personnel receive 30 days of vacation each year, and while most everyone takes the vacation, most fail to prepare to plan financially for their vacation. This video presents you various options on how to save for a vacation. (video with captions)
Renting vs. Buying
Careful consideration must be given to what is generally recognized as one of the most important decisions/investments one may make in their lifetime. This video introduces Sailors and families to the advantages and disadvantages of buying and renting. (video with captions)
For more information, contact the FFSC Financial Counselor at your local Fleet and Family Support Center.
Updated November 4, 2020