Virginia Saves in Hampton Roads
Across the entire state of Virginia, people just like you are proving you can start small, and think big. Peninsula 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...enroll in Hampton Roads Saves today!
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
Lanette S. Kelly, AFC® , CHC
Family and Consumer Sciences
Young Hampton Roads Saves
Danielle Smith Jones, MPH
4-H Youth Development
Phone: (757) 591-4838
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After giving birth to her son, Kristin Hendricks knew it was time to take saving money seriously.
Kristin, who now works as a medical receptionist, became a single mother when she was 21 years old. Just three weeks before her son Zaiden was born, his father was sent to jail. Despite this, she was determined to provide her son with everything he needs.Read more...
It’s National Hispanic Heritage Month! What better time to share Spanish-language advice, tips, and tools from America Saves? This month is a great opportunity for organizations to take advantage of the ready-made content at America Saves En Español that helps Spanish speakers start saving.Read more...
By Colleen Tressler, Consumer Education Specialist, FTC
Extreme weather and natural disasters can occur with little warning. This year’s floods and wildfires are proof of that. Are you ready to leave your home at a moment’s notice? You can reduce your anxiety about these scary events by making sure you are prepared if and when they happen. September is National Preparedness Month and a good time to get your family, pets, and property ready. You can, for example:Read more...