15 Frighteningly Frugal Halloween Costumes

Madeline Daniels · 24 March 2017

5 ways to protect yourself from holiday scams

Tammy G. Bruzon · 24 March 2017

A Saver’s Guide to Holiday Shopping

Administrator2 · 24 March 2017

Beating the Holiday Financial Blues

Tammy G. Bruzon · 24 March 2017

Beware of Holiday Budget Busters

Tammy G. Bruzon · 24 March 2017

BONUS BLOG: Re-using and Making Decorations

Tammy G. Bruzon · 24 March 2017

Don’t Increase Debt During the Holidays

Katie Bryan · 24 March 2017

Finding the Funds for the Holidays

Tammy G. Bruzon · 24 March 2017

Five Tips for an Affordable Thanksgiving Dinner

Administrator2 · 24 March 2017

Free Holiday Budget Printable

Madeline Daniels · 24 March 2017

Free Holiday Budget Printable

Madeline Daniels · 24 March 2017

Happy 4th of July!

Tammy G. Bruzon · 24 March 2017

Happy Holidays from America Saves!

Tammy G. Bruzon · 24 March 2017

Happy Labor Day!

Tammy G. Bruzon · 24 March 2017

Happy Thanksgiving 2014

Tammy G. Bruzon · 24 March 2017

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It all started when Marchale Burton overheard Alabama cooperative extension colleague Isaac Chappelle, coordinator of Alabama Saves, explaining how saving just a little bit – even change – is all it takes to become a saver. “I thought about that,” Burton said, “and wanted to see if it would work.” So, she challenged herself to see how much change she could save.

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With little-to-no money in the bank and living on a limited income with her adult daughter, Sharon wasn’t sure if building up savings for her future was even possible. “At my age, to put debts behind me would be a relief,” she said, but she wasn’t quite sure how to even get started with a savings plan. That all changed when Sharon attended the Great Lakes Michigan Saves Pay Yourself First Saver’s Summit during America Saves Week.

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Nichelle Johnson, a single mom with two teenage children, knows what it’s like to stretch a dollar. When she moved back to Virginia Beach in 2008, she provided for her family with just a part-time library position.

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