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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 Super User | August 28, 2013

    In 2012, the average credit card debt among adults aged 65+ was $9,283.

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Starting Over

Written by Katie Bryan | October 28, 2013

Until last summer, Michael Lindman spent money freely. “I was a union truck driver for 35 years and had a good income,” said Lindman. “I owned my own home, saved a little, and tried to live within my own budget. You always think there’s going to be that much coming in, but things can change in a split second.”

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Getting Out of Debt

Written by Katie Bryan | October 28, 2013

In 2004, Tonya Shelton was facing financial ruin. Barely making more than minimum wage and having lost her home to an unexpected family crisis, Shelton and her family were forced to live in a rundown hotel.

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Starting and Continuing a Personal Finance Journey

Written by Sara Cooper | December 23, 2013

When Kiara Hardin, now a junior at Western Illinois University, became an intern with the Chicago Summer Business Institute during her sophomore year of high school, she began her personal finance journey. The program required participants to open a savings account.

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