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January 10, 2012
FDIC and Opportunity Texas Host Webinar about Texas Saves and Texas Saves Week 2012
Date: January 18, 2012
Time: 1:30-2:30pm CST
The goals of this webinar hosted by Opportunity Texas and the FDIC are to:
- Provide an overview of Texas Saves;
- Walk through how your organization can help individuals sign-up for Texas Saves;
- Outline ways your organization can get involved in Texas/America Saves Week from February 19-26, 2012; and
- Highlight a few resources your organization can use to promote tax-time savings.
Additionally, the Houston Saves coordinator will talk about Houston Saves and their event for Houston Saves Week and the Texas AgriLife Extension Service will talk about their Texas Saves activities.
Texas Saves, part of the broader America Saves platform, is a campaign to promote and increase savings for Texas families and children.
To register for this event, please use this on-line registration form: https://fdicsurvey.inquisiteasp.com/fdic/surveys/QV5PC5/
Registration is open though Thursday January 12, 2012.
Webinar information will be distributed on January 13, 2012.
For More Information
January 4, 2012
Financial New Year’s Resolutions are hard to keep. That’s why America Saves, a national initiative that encourages individuals and families to save money and build personal wealth, has partnered with SaveUp, the nation’s first free rewards program for saving money and reducing debt, to offer $1,000 towards a savings account to help jump‐start one saver’s 2012 savings goals. The winner will be chosen on January 31, 2012.
How to Enter
To be eligible for a chance to win the $1,000 savings prize, or any of SaveUp’s other exciting rewards, new and existing America Saves users must register at www.americasaves.org/saveup. SaveUp is available for free to Americans who bank at more than 18,000 US financial institutions.
Learn More About SaveUp
Have questions about what SaveUp is or how it works? Visit this SaveUp FAQ page.