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.

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Volume 16, Issue 3 of the American Saver, official newsletter of the America Saves campaign, has been published.

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