Tips, advice, and the latest news from the savings world.
September 13, 2011
By Renuka Patel, Market President,
Financial experts agree that saving should be a part of every household budget; unfortunately many Americans aren’t prepared for financial emergencies, nor are they saving enough for retirement. Like most skills, saving money gets easier with commitment and practice. Just as an artist hones his skill to master an art, consumers can develop their skills and creativity to master the art of saving.
As we approach the final quarter of 2011, consider the following tips to help save and build wealth:
September 12, 2011
By Katie Bryan, America Saves Communications Manager
Did you know that the Carnegie Mellon University CyLab found that 4,311 or 10.2% of the children in their report had someone else using their Social Security number? Identity theft continues to be a major issue and can affect both the young and the old. Do you know what to do if you think your identity has been stolen? Last week, the Consumer Federation of America launched a new resource, IdTheftInfo.org, to help consumers and business with this very issue.