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Financial Readiness

Financial Readiness is your resource for information on money matters. We provide counseling and training for Soldiers, family members of Active Duty Soldiers, DA Civilians, Retirees and their Family Members. We ensure emergency assistance is available when needed and educate the military community on debt management, consumer awareness, credit reports and more.

Financial Readiness Class Schedule 

View the Army Community Service Class Schedule below, to see what Financial Readiness Classes are being offered this month:

For more information, or to schedule an appointment with a Financial Readiness Coordinator, call ACS at +1(785)239-9435 

Financial Readiness Class and Service Overviews

Basic Money Management Does it seem like you never have enough? Are you confident in making financial decisions? Is dealing with money a constant stress? Take this basic money management course to build your financial readiness!


Money Smarts: Invest In Your Future This course is a detailed discussion of the new Blended Retirement System (BRS), the Thrift Savings Plan (TSP), investing and how to make all three work together to provide you with the maximum possible retirement income.


The Art of Buying a Car Do you need to buy a car or truck and have no idea where to start? We'll guide you through the entire process from applying for loans to shopping tips, and help you save some money along the way.


Managing Credit What is a good credit score? What is the best way to build credit? How do I repair my credit? Will my score go down if I apply for new credit? Should I pay for Credit Monitoring? Get answers to all your credit questions.


Should I Rent or Buy? Buying a home is one of the most complex and costly purchases you will ever make. We will help you determine if buying a home is right for you, and arm you with the skills and knowledge needed to make a smart purchase since getting the best deal can save you thousands of dollars over the life of a loan.

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