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Five End of Year Savings Tips

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Tax Time Savings Bonds

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Three Ways to Avoid Paying Checking and Savings Account Fees

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Pave the Way for Your Financial Future: Saving and Investing for Millennials

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How Ivonne won $25,000 just by saving a portion of her tax refund

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Save with Direct Deposit

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Build your New Year’s resolution the SMART way

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Meet the winners of July’s $50 savings challenge

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America Saves Conversation with the Economists: Holiday Spending

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12 ways to save energy and money

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The ABCs of CDs

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American's Personal Savings Indicators Tumbled in Past Year, Especially for Lower-Income Americans

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The unexpected costs of buying a home

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Budget like Nohemi

Nohemi found out about America Saves a few years ago as an undergraduate at the University of Illinois at Chicago. She remembers attending a University of Illinois Saves event where she decorated a piggy bank and took the Pledge, but college life made her put the thought of saving at the back of her mind. Those thrifty thoughts resurfaced when she graduated with a degree in public health.

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Starting and Continuing a Personal Finance Journey

When Kiara Hardin, now a junior at Western Illinois University, became an intern with the Chicago Summer Business Institute during her sophomore year of high school, she began her personal finance journey. The program required participants to open a savings account.

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Don’t Laugh at Saving Spare Change

Virginia Saves saver, Brittany, decided to start saving again when she became a single mother. She thinks many women, and men, can relate.

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