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The #FridayFive: School, Millenials, & Board Games

#FridayFive
Written by Tammy Greynolds · 29 August 2014

If you aren’t on the @AmericaSaves Twitter bandwagon, it’s possible that you missed out on some great tweets this week! ICYMI, we want to share with you the top five pieces that highlight important topics for savers and partners alike.

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Financial Tips for Military Families

Military Saves Family Savings
Written by Tammy Greynolds · 27 August 2014

On Wednesday, August 20, Experian invited Military Saves to be a guest in their weekly #CreditChat, which focused on the challenges, benefits, discounts, and support available to military families.

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How to Save or Work, and Minimize Student Loans. Yes, You Can Do It All.

Savings Tips College Young Savers Saving for College
Written by Guest Blogger · 26 August 2014

By LaTisha D. Styles, millennial-minded blogger & voice of YoungFinances.com, a platform where readers with very little knowledge of financial markets can learn to invest and manage their money. You can also follow her on Facebook and Twitter

Trying to save money while in college can be a bit stressful. Well, let me re-phrase that.

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Who are the local Saves campaigns?

Local Campaigns Coordinators
Written by Tammy Greynolds · 25 August 2014

America Saves has over 60 local, regional, and statewide campaigns.

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The #FridayFive: Education, Security, & the Tooth Fairy

Military Saves Education Saving for College Family Savings #FridayFive
Written by Tammy Greynolds · 22 August 2014

Are you an @AmericaSaves follower on Twitter? If not, you may have missed out on some great articles or blog posts from America Saves, its local campaigns, or its partners this week about personal finance, savings, or the latest financial news. ICYMI, we share with you each Friday the top five pieces that highlight important topics for savers and partners alike.

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Tip of the Day

  • Written by Katie Bryan | November 23, 2013

    Tip to #Save: Pay off Credit Cards as Soon as Possible. http://ow.ly/pX9nu via @Bankrate

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Coping with a Lost Job

Written by Katie Bryan | October 28, 2013

Aimee Shaffer worked as a Public Service News Director for radio for years until one day her employer downsized the company, resulting in hundreds of lost jobs, including Aimee’s.

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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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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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