Arizona Saves

Set a Goal. Make a Plan. Take Action

Arizona Treasurer Kimberly Yee Proclaims Arizona Saves Week February 22 - 26, 2021

“The financial health of our families is directly related to the health of our communities and state. I encourage citizens of the State of Arizona to save more, save for an emergency, to save for your child’s education, to save for retirement, and to pledge to sustain these actions both this year and in the years to come.”  -- Kimberly Yee

The University of Arizona Cooperative Extension and the Take Charge America Institute for Consumer and Financial Education and Research encourage you to plan, budget, and save successfully!

Saving Strategies:

Building wealth starts when you set a goal and make a plan to reach that goal. Whatever goal you choose – whether it’s buying a car, buying a house, or getting out from under your debts – learn about proven saving strategies and get simple tips on the best ways to save. Click on the links below to learn how to:


Financial Literacy and Upcoming Events
The Financial Literacy program provides participants with the tools to help reduce financial stress, increase savings, improve credit, and take control of their personal finances.

Where Does Your Money Go?
Introductory personal finance class that explores building a personal spending-savings plan.

Building Financial Security for Self, Family and Community
In-depth educational workshop covering a wide range of money management topics.

For more information or to register for upcoming events, please view our calendar or visit our website.

Special Thanks to Our Arizona Saves Partners

America Saves

Association of Financial Counseling and Planning Education (AFCPE)

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)

Office of the Arizona State Treasurer


Additional Resources

Arizona Financial Education Portal

Junior Achievement of Arizona

Take Charge America

Take Charge Cats


Contact Us

Arizona Saves

Campaign Coordinator
Angela Caballero
CFP® MS / Adjunct Lecturer
Personal and Family Financial Planning
University of Arizona

Campaign Co-Coordinator
Ashley Dixon
FCHS Agent
University of Arizona
Cooperative Extension, Gila County 

Campaign Co-Coordinator
Dan McDonald
Director, Take Charge America Institute for Consumer Financial Education and Research




Arizona Saves

Take the Arizona Saves Pledge

It’s easy to become a Saver and it’s FREE! Simply: Set a Goal, Make a Plan, Take Action