American Saver 16.1 Just Published

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Volume 16, Issue 1 of the American Saver, official newsletter of the America Saves campaign, has been published. Click here to read the interactive newsletter.

In this Issue:

  • Sharon and Ivory find their savings inspiration at the Pay Yourself First Saver’s Summit
  • It's in the numbers! See the impact of saving with a plan
  • See the latest news from the America Saves campaign
  • Learn several ways to automate your savings
  • Read about two high schoolers who won big for their savings plans
  • Read tips and advice from savers across the country
  • Get the latest news from the Local Campaigns

Access the issue here or visit the publications page to access previous issues.

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Tip of the Day

  • Written by Katie Bryan | December 14, 2013

    Set a goal, make a plan, #save automatically - pledge to #save today! http://ow.ly/ksLWb

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Inspired to Build Savings By Starting Small

Written by Great Lakes Michigan Saves | April 19, 2016

With little-to-no money in the bank and living on a limited income with her adult daughter, Sharon wasn’t sure if building up savings for her future was even possible. “At my age, to put debts behind me would be a relief,” she said, but she wasn’t quite sure how to even get started with a savings plan. That all changed when Sharon attended the Great Lakes Michigan Saves Pay Yourself First Saver’s Summit during America Saves Week.

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Transforming “I Can’t Save” to “I Will Save”

Written by Guest Blogger | January 13, 2016

You will not believe what it took to completely change my life. About three years ago, the HR Administrator of the corporation where I worked (as a temp with no benefits) forwarded an email to me. Fifteen seconds. One small act of kindness. That's it - that's all it took!

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Put 20 Percent Away

Written by Lindsay Ferguson | July 8, 2019

“I am a single mother, and I make ends meet for me and my daughter, but I wanted to put money away for my daughter for a college fund. So I started saving 20 percent of my paycheck every month to put it away in a savings account with a high Annual Percentage Yield (APY). By the time my daughter is 18, I will have saved nearly $90,000.”

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