Across the entire commonwealth of Virginia, people just like you are proving you can start small, and think big. Virginia Savers are setting financial goals, tracking their spending and taking control of their financial future. Our volunteers can show you how to develop a savings strategy and take one step at a time. So don’t wait any longer…
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Free Webinar: Taking Control: A Financial Planning Starter Kit. Thanks to our friends with Financial Planning Association, you can begin your own financial plan for free! Check out our recorded webinar.
Check out Virginia Saves campaigns in your neck of the woods:
- in Central Virginia
- in Langley
- in Northern Virginia
- in Hampton Roads
- in Southside
- Virginia Tech Saves
Virginia Saves offers tips and ideas to help you become a savvy saver!
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
L. Lori Irwin, MBA, CFP®, Financial Empowerment Coordinator
3432 Virginia Beach Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23452
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