New Savings Theme: Money Smart Week

The latest resource packet on tax time saving is now available to help you, your family and your friends better understand the importance of the Money Smart Week mission: to help consumers better manage their personal finances. The packet includes a sample article, social media content for the next five weeks, as well as tools and resources.

 Download the Resource Packet

In the packet you'll find Tweets through the month of May, as well as this sample blog post... 

Combining Financial Action and Education to Help You Reach Your Goals

During America Saves Week, over 1,300 organizations around the country encouraged individuals to take control of their financial futures by taking financial action. America Saves Week may be over but your journey to becoming a successful saver is just beginning. America Saves and Money Smart Week are teaming up to help you achieve your saving goals.

The concept is simple and easy, 

1. Take Action - pledge or re-pledge to save today 
2. Attend an Event- find a Money Smart Week event in your area to learn more about saving to help you 
realize your saving goals 
3. Spread the Word – share your savings efforts with friends and family and with America Saves...
 

Take the Pledge

I pledge to save money, reduce debt, and build wealth over time. I will encourage my family and friends to do the same

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Tip of the Day

  • Written by Tammy G. Bruzon | January 16, 2017

    Let @AmericaSaves help you stay committed to your tax time #savings goal! Take the pledge today: http://bit.ly/2hbdQ46

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After becoming a Virginia Saver and getting help from BankOn classes and coaching, Nadine Bialo took back control over her financial affairs.

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Learning to Save

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Kisha Barns’s financial situation was undisciplined, unrestricted, and impulsive before she came into contact with her local America Saves campaign, Charlotte Saves.

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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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