For Organizations

Get Involved

  • America Saves makes it easy for your organization to get involved. Take a look at the different options, and choose the best fit for you and your colleagues. We look forward to working with you!

Current Initiatives

  • First Time Workers
  • Text Messaging 
  • SaveUp

Organize a Local Campaign

  • If you are interested in organizing a community campaign, we are eager to help. After reading this brief overview, take a look at the campaign resource links that follow to get a better idea of what goes into leading a local America Saves campaign. Then, please be in touch with us at the contact information below.

Campaigns

  • America Saves has over 60 local, regional and statewide campaigns. We also have campaigns dedicated to different audience segments. Click on a link below to learn more. 

Downloads and Resources

America Saves Week

  • America Saves Week is coordinated by America Saves and the American Savings Education Council. Started in 2007, the Week is an annual opportunity for organizations to promote good savings behavior and a chance for individuals to assess their own saving status. Typically thousands of organizations participate in the Week, reaching millions of people. - See more at: http://americasaves.org/organizations/america-saves-week#sthash.hj5OCT5M.dpuf

Tip of the Day

  • Written by Annie Cromwell | January 14, 2014

    Use debit and credit cards prudently. To minimize interest charges, try to limit credit card purchases to those you can pay off in full at the end of the month. If you use a debit card, don't rely on an overdraft feature to spend money you don't have. With either approach, you'll have more money available for emergency savings. http://ow.ly/sj972

Saver Stories View all »

Jump-Starting a Financial Makeover

Written by Katie Bryan | October 28, 2013

Nichelle Johnson, a single mom with two teenage children, knows what it’s like to stretch a dollar. When she moved back to Virginia Beach in 2008, she provided for her family with just a part-time library position.

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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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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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