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Virginia Saves Participates in the Virginia CASH Campaign Fall Classic

Written by Super User · 24 October 2011

October 24, 2011

By Teresa W. Walker, Virginia Community Capital, Inc. Savings Manager

The Virginia CASH Campaign Fall Classic, led by Carolyn Spohrer, Virginia Community Action Partnership, was held in Richmond on October 13.

The event brought together tax coalitions in Virginia providing free tax preparation services and asset building programs for a day of learning and sharing.

October is National Disability Month and the conference highlighted the National Disability Institute's Real Economic Impact Tour and provided timely information for all participants.  Several members of the Virginia Saves Advisory Board attended the meeting, as well as, participated as an exhibitor or speaker.

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Virginia Saves Advisory Board Members: Lori Irwin, Virginia Saves volunteer; Teresa Walker, Virginia Community Capital and Virginia Saves Coordinator; Chris Neighbors, IRS; Maureen Gooden, Metro CASH; and John Meeks, FDIC.  Dawn Lindley, Virginia Municipal Credit Union League (not in the photo).

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Upcoming Events from Local America Saves Campaigns

Written by Super User · 19 October 2011

October 19, 2011

By Katie Bryan, America Saves Communications Manager

Did you know that there are over 50 local America Saves campaigns located across the Country? Many of these campaigns offer one-on-one advice, workshops, and guidance to help you get your finances on track and save more. Below is a list of upcoming free event and webinars. Click here to find your local campaign.

Utah Saves

Utah Saves is participating in Get Smart About Credit day on October 20th by providing several free community workshops focused on understanding credit, how credit scores are calculated, and tips to build credit and improve credit scores.

For more information contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit UtahSaves.org

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Virginia Beach Financial Planning Day

SATURDAY OCTOBER 22, 2011

9:00am–3:00pm

Virginia Beach Convention Center

1000 19th Street Suite 5

Virginia Beach

REGISTER TODAY FOR FREE AT

FinancialPlanningDays.org/VirginiaBeach

1.877.861.7826

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