Inland Empire Saves
Across the Inland Empire, people just like you are proving you can start small and think big. Inland Empire Savers are setting financial goals, tracking their spending and taking control of their financial future. Don't wait any longer...
Economic Impact Payments
For the 8.5 million unbanked households in America, there’s no better time to consider opening a bank account. Learn how you can receive your economic impact payment quickly, safely via direct deposit https://go.usa.gov/xvEyY.
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 savings strategies and get simple tips on the best ways to save. Click on the links below to learn how to:
360 Degrees of Financial Literacy
Financial literacy is important at every stage of your life from youth to retirement. At 360 Degrees of Financial Literacy you'll find helpful tools, articles, tips and other resources to help you on your path to financial stability at every stage.
Free Online Financial Education Classes
|Power of Paycheck Planning
Plan your spending. This course will teach you strategies to catorgize your expenses and track your spending to create a budget that works for your lifestyle. Start the course here.
|Understanding Your Credit Report
This course will teach you what your credit report says about you, how to ensure your credit report is accurate, and understand how your credit score is calculated. Start the course here.
Inland Empire Saves Community Partners
Melinda Opperman, Coordinator
1450 Iowa Avenue
Riverside, CA 92507
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We start kids young with almost everything— sports, school, so why not saving? We are always looking for new ways to #ThinkLikeASaver in the America Saves community. The earlier that you have a positive mindset around saving, the easier it is to save successfully as an adult.Read more...
It’s always the right time to create a saving and spending plan (aka a budget). It’s also a good idea to revisit that plan annually or when a major shift occurs in your income or expenses.
We’ve created an easy to use, but thorough, Spending and Saving Plan tool to use. Before you get started, here are some tips to help you #ThinkLikeASaver, ensuring that your money is working smarter and harder for you.Read more...
Most Americans don't have an emergency fund. While we're all experiencing this pandemic very differently — some having only minor inconveniences and others finding themselves without a job or having to close their business — those without a savings cushion are vulnerable to feeling the ramifications of COVID-19 for a very long time.Read more...
With experts telling Americans to practice social distancing and to be ready for a possible 14-day self-quarantine one of our first concerns is food. How do we shop and prepare for 14 days worth of meals? Equally important are concerns about shopping without overbuying and staying on a budget.Read more...