Los Angeles Saves

Throughout Los Angeles, people just like you are proving you can start small and think big. Los Angeles Savers are setting financial goals, tracking their spending and taking control of their financial future. These tips and tools can help you set goals, develop strategies to reach those goals, and start saving. So what are you waiting for?

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Savings 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 savings strategies and get simple tips on the best ways to save. Click on the links below to learn how to:


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Los Angeles Saves Partners

  • 1736 Family Crisis Center
  • Armed Forces Services Corporation
  • Broadway Federal Bank
  • Building Skills Partnership
  • California Bank & Trust
  • California Council on Economic Education
  • California Department of Business Oversight
  • California Republic Bank
  • Chinatown Service Center
  • Citizens Business Bank
  • ClearPoint Financial Solutions
  • Commercial Bank of California
  • CTBC Bank USA
  • Experian
  • Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
  • First Choice Bank
  • First Foundation Bank
  • First General Bank
  • Haven Neighborhood Services
  • Home Street Bank
  • Hope Through Housing
  • Iris Cantor-UCLA Women’s Health Education & Research Center
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • Junior Achievement of Southern California
  • Los Angeles Public Library
  • LIFT-Los Angeles
  • Manufacturers Bank
  • Mizrahi Telahot Bank Ltd
  • Neighborhood Housing Services of Los Angeles County
  • Pacific Western Bank
  • Pure Hearts R Us
  • Union Bank
  • Volunteer of America Los Angeles
  • Springboard Nonprofit Consumer Credit Management, Inc.
  • West Angeles Community Development Corporation
  • Youth Business Alliance
  • Youth Policy Institute

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Volume 15, Issue 4 of the American Saver, official newsletter of the America Saves campaign, has been published.

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Partner Resource Packet

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Current Theme: Financial Wellness for People with Disabilities and Their Families


Tip of the Day

  • Keep track of your spending. At least once a month, use credit card, checking, and other records to review what you've purchased. Then, ask yourself if it makes sense to reallocate some of this spending to an emergency savings account. http://ow.ly/sj972

Consejo del Día

  • La primera estrategia para ahorrar: Salde las deudas de alto costo http://ow.ly/PZROg

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Taking Back Control Over Finances

After becoming a Virginia Saver and getting help from BankOn classes and coaching, Nadine Bialo took back control over her financial affairs.


Starting Over

Until last summer, Michael Lindman spent money freely. “I was a union truck driver for 35 years and had a good income,” said Lindman. “I owned my own home, saved a little, and tried to live within my own budget. You always think there’s going to be that much coming in, but things can change in a split second.”


Transforming “I Can’t Save” to “I Will Save”

You will not believe what it took to completely change my life. About three years ago, the HR Administrator of the corporation where I worked (as a temp with no benefits) forwarded an email to me. Fifteen seconds. One small act of kindness. That's it - that's all it took!