Financial Readiness

Financial Readiness Programs and Consumer Advocacy Services are available at every installation. Financial Readiness is an Army Community Service (ACS) program that offers a variety of education and counseling services to help Soldiers and Families increase personal readiness and reduce financial stressors. These services include life-cycle Education Program (entry to retirement), personal financial training in Basic Combat Training and Advanced Individual Training, eight hours of mandatory personal financial readiness training for first-term Soldiers, online financial readiness training classes, and financial literacy gaming (18-25 y/o target group).