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15 Savings Techniques for 2015

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Written by Guest Blogger · 26 January 2015

By Daniel Boylan, Instructor of Finance, Ball State University

Each year, many of us make optimistic New Year’s resolutions. Though well-meaning, we tend to abandon them in a few weeks. One way to be more successful is to create an achievable plan.

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Download the #ASW2015 Digital and Social Media Kit Today!

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Written by Tammy Greynolds · 22 January 2015

You can now download the America Saves Week 2015 Digital Kit. It includes information to promote savings through social media, emails, blogs, newsletters, & other outlets. 

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No Post-Holiday Depression of Personal Savings Interest, Effort, and Effectiveness

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Written by Katie Bryan · 21 January 2015

January Survey Reveals That the Financial Confidence of Low- and Middle-Income Americans May Be Higher This Year Than Last

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Make the Most of Holiday Returns

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Written by Guest Blogger · 13 January 2015

By Amy Maliga, Take Charge America

If you feel guilty about wanting to return or exchange a not-quite-right gift you received during the holidays, don’t! You’re not alone. The National Retail Federation estimates that Americans return or exchange more than $50 billion worth of gifts every year.

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Challenge Yourself to Save Big This Year with These 3 Fun Ways to Save

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Written by Katie Bryan · 12 January 2015

It’s a new year and an opportunity to get reenergized about saving money and reaching your savings goals.

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  • Written by Annie Cromwell | March 14, 2014

    Start with as little as $50. Use just part of your tax refund to start saving. http://ow.ly/rrBJe 

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Challenging Herself to Save

Written by Sara Cooper | April 15, 2014

It all started when Marchale Burton overheard Alabama cooperative extension colleague Isaac Chappelle, coordinator of Alabama Saves, explaining how saving just a little bit – even change – is all it takes to become a saver. “I thought about that,” Burton said, “and wanted to see if it would work.” So, she challenged herself to see how much change she could save.

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Developing a Savings "Game Plan"

Written by Katie Bryan | October 28, 2013

Eunice Diaz, a teacher in Colorado Springs, had been noticing a pattern. Despite the fact that she and her husband were “making good money,” they were spending their entire earnings and “were still struggling at the end of the month.”

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Saving Early: Key to Successful Future

Written by Katie Bryan | October 28, 2013

For Johnnie Lovett, a Young Illinois Saver, saving has been a habit since he was a teenager. “As a teenager, I was responsible for buying certain things with my allowance,”

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