South Dakota Saves

That ‘someday’ to start saving or add more to your savings has come! South Dakota Savers set financial goals, track their spending, and take control of their financial future. Visit our Extension sessions to power up your savings – start small but THINK BIG! Don’t wait any longer…

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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:

Contact your local SDSU Extension Family Resource Management Specialist

To inquire about education opportunities near you. SDSU Extension is an America Saves Campaign partner; supports South Dakota Saves resources.

Click here to find an Extension Office

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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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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.

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Challenging Herself to Save

It all started when Marchale Burton overheard Alabama cooperative extension colleague Isaac Chappelle, coordinator of Alabama Saves, explaining how saving just a little bit – even change – is all it takes to become a saver. “I thought about that,” Burton said, “and wanted to see if it would work.” So, she challenged herself to see how much change she could save.

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Getting Out of Debt

In 2004, Tonya Shelton was facing financial ruin. Barely making more than minimum wage and having lost her home to an unexpected family crisis, Shelton and her family were forced to live in a rundown hotel.

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