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Savings Tips America Saves Week
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

Research Press Release
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

Savings Tips Holiday
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

Savings Tips Savings
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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The #FridayFive: First Five of (Twenty) Fifteen!

#FridayFive
Written by Tammy Greynolds · 09 January 2015

Each week, the #FridayFive brings you the top five tweets highlighting important or trending topics from the Twitterverse. @AmericaSaves  wants to be sure that you're getting the week’s top tweets on personal finance, savings, and financial news.

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  • Written by Katie Bryan | December 11, 2013

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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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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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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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