New Jersey Saves
Across New Jersey, people just like you are proving you can start small, and think big. New Jersey Savers are setting financial goals, tracking their spending and taking control of their financial future. Our staff and trained volunteers can show you how to develop a savings strategy and take one step at a time. So don’t wait any longer…
America Saves Week 2018
Set A Goal, Make A Plan, Save Automatically
- Pledge to Save
- Assess Your Savings Progress
- Test Your Savings Knowledge
- Read Saver Stories
- #imsavingfor Photo Contest
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:
- Get Out of Debt
- Save for a Home
- Save on Auto Purchases
- Save for Emergencies
- Save for Retirement
- Save for Education
The New Jersey Coalition for Financial Education (NJCFE)
The goal of the New Jersey Coalition for Financial Education (NJCFE) is to improve personal financial literacy for New Jersey citizens by educating personalized finances to people of all ages. The coalition believes that all citizens of New Jersey must have the financial education necessary to make informed financial choices. The Coalition was selected in the Central New Jersey region and consists of more than 500 members and representatives of government agencies, schools, businesses and non-profit organizations that demonstrate financial education and other related services. The coalition is a non-profit organization managed by the Board of Directors and the Executive Director.
Join us now at: www.nlcfe.org to learn how to be a new member.
America Saves www.americasaves.org
Start small, think big, set a goal, make a plan and save automatically.
America Saves, is a campaign for the non-profit Federation of Consumers of America that seeks to motivate, encourage and support low and middle-income households, income to save money, reduce debt and consume wealth. The research-based campaign uses the principles of behavioral economics and social marketing to change this behavior. Nonprofit organizations, governments and corporations participate in América Salva a national level and through local, regional and state campaigns throughout the country. América saves encourages individuals, families and organizations to make the commitment of America. Save the United States. We provide the free tools, savings services, advice and resources that help Americans of all income levels take the necessary steps to take charge of their finances and manage money more effectively. By inspiring strong savings in people, we can improve the financial health of our schools and businesses, our communities and our nation.
New Jersey Save / NJCFE www.njsaves.org
Across New Jersey, people like you are showing they can start, and think big. New Jersey savers are setting financial goals, controlling their spending and controlling their financial future. Our staff and trained volunteers can show you how to develop a savings strategy and take it one step at a time. So do not wait any longer to sign up at www.njsaves.org now to become a US saver.
For more information about us:
NJ Saves Campaign Coordinator
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We are pleased to announce today the 17 free tax preparation sites recognized as SaveYourRefund Savings Champions and Rookies of the Year for going above and beyond to encourage tax filers to save a portion of their refund. This is the first year this award has been presented.
Champions and Rookies of the Year were instrumental in SaveYourRefund's 2018 success, including a 24 percent increase in participation from the prior year. Nearly 850 tax sites encouraged almost 3,500 files to save an average of over $850 per return!
Specifically, these organizations had an average of 119 entries and took steps like incorporating SaveYourRefund within the quality review process, marketing the promotion to taxpayers prior to tax season, celebrating taxpayers who saved some of their refund through photos and activities at the tax site, and much more.
SaveYourRefund is a prize-linked savings program. >> Meet the two $10,000 grand prize winners
2018 SaveYourRefund Savings Champions:
- Building Skills Partnership
- Cash Coalition of SENH
- Dallas Community Tax Centers/Foundation Communities
- EBALDC (East Bay Asian Local Development Corporation)
- Fremont Family Resource Center
- Granite United Way
- Mission Economic Development Agency
- Prince Georges CASH Campaign
- Southern Bancorp Community Partners
- United Way of the Bay Area
- Up Valley Family Centers of Napa County
2018 SaveYourRefund Rookies of the Year:
- North Texas Area United Way
- PathWays PA
- The River Center
- United Way of Hunterdon County
- United Way of Lancaster County
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