Roanoke Valley Saves
All across the Roanoke Valley, people just like you are proving you can start small, and think big. Roanoke Valley 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
... take the pledge and take part in Roanoke Valley Saves Week!
Take the pledge, achieve your goals, and win a tablet during Roanoke Valley Saves Week!
Get your hands on a Roanoke Valley Saves Punch Card, open a savings account, and achieve your goals!
Every time you save money in your bank account, mark off one of the stars on your card. Once your punch card (and savings account) is full, then drop your card off at the following locations by March 3rd to be entered to win a tablet.
Saving pays off! What are you saving for?
United Way of Roanoke Valley - 325 Campbell Ave Sw.
American National Bank & Trust Company - 202 South Jefferson St.
American National Bank & Trust Company - 4225 Colonial Ave.
Freedom First - 5002 Cross Rd. NW
Roanoke Public Libraries - Main Library, 706 S Jefferson St.
Franklin County Library - 355 Franklin St., Rocky Mount, VA 24151
Franklin County Library - 84 Westlake Rd., Hardy, VA 24101
EnVision Center - 1801 Dunbar St. NW
Virginia Career Works - Blue Ridge - 3601 Thirlane Rd. NW. Ste. 2
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January 10th - March 3rd – Take the Savers Pledge
Visit Bank On Roanoke Valley on Facebook and take the Savers Pledge!
January 10th - March 3rd – Punch Card Completion
Drop off your completed punch cards at one of our partner agencies listed above. Need a punch card? Connect with our Bank on Roanoke Valley partners or download one here!
February 26th, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. – Save for the Unexpected
Come and participate in mini-finance sessions with an expert instructor.
Location – Downtown Roanoke, Main Library, 706 S. Jefferson St.
February 27th, 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. – Save to Retire
Preparing for retirement can easily be pushed into the "someday" category, as we focus on present needs and expenses. Come and learn how to save today for tomorrow.
Location – EnVision Center, 1801 Dunbar St. NW, Roanoke, VA 24012
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
Thank you to our Bank On Roanoke Valley Partners:
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