Believing You Can Improve Your Financial Life

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Signed to Student Loans

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Mid-Year Financial Check-In: Are you on track to reach your goals?

Darlene Aderoju · 25 July 2018

Why am I saving? A young person’s perspective

Darlene Aderoju · 23 July 2018

5 Easy Steps to Tackle Your Debt While Saving

Darlene Aderoju · 20 July 2018

Student Loan Debt 101

Darlene Aderoju · 03 May 2018

Are You a Good Saver?

Darlene Aderoju · 11 April 2018

5 Ways Higher Interest Rates Could Impact You

Darlene Aderoju · 11 April 2018

Debt Levels for Households Nearing Retirement Decreasing, But Still High Compared to Past Generations

Madalyn Pemberton · 01 March 2018

7 Ways to Get Your Savings on Track — No Apps Required

Madalyn Pemberton · 27 February 2018

Is It Always Best to Pay Off Credit Cards Before Saving for Retirement?

Madalyn Pemberton · 26 February 2018

When Good Credit Is Romantic: Your Credit Score May Affect Your Love Life

Madalyn Pemberton · 09 February 2018

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Five End of Year Savings Tips

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The Big 4 of Retirement Concerns

Madalyn Pemberton · 18 October 2017

Do You Know How Your Credit Score Is Calculated?

Lani Poblete · 21 September 2017

The Building Blocks of Excellent Credit

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Millennials – A “Bucket List” to Help Manage Credit and Debt

Lani Poblete · 03 July 2017

#ASW17 Savings Focus: Pay Off High-Interest Debt

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Manage your money better with three basic steps

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Quaneka Willis, a single mother of three children, was receiving rental assistance through the Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee when she decided to take control of her finances. So, in September of 2013 she attended the Make Your Money Talk program and pledged as a Wisconsin Saver. In less than 12 months, she had maximized her savings and was beginning the process of purchasing her first home.

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Saving for a Bright Future

Kristin Hendricks, a single mother from Texas, understands the importance of saving money and following a tight budget. She decided to make saving money a priority when she gave birth to her son.

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From Overwhelmed to In Control

In 2017 Debi felt overwhelmed. Her credit cards were maxed, and she wasn't exactly sure how to handle it. When asked how her credit issues started, her answer sounded like many Savers that we've spoken to: making too many impulse purchases. “I was driven by feelings like ‘That sounds good,’ or ‘I am too tired to cook.’” Then she attended a university extension program that introduced her to America Saves. That’s where she heard the tip that set her on her savings journey - stop accumulating debt.

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