Official Rules

  • Limit two (1) entries per person. One (1) through the #NationalSelfieDay contest form and one (1) by taking the America Saves Pledge through the bonus opportunity presented after completing the entry form.
  • Limit (1) prize per household.
  • Must be 18 to enter. Open to U.S. residents only.
  • Two (2) methods of entry: 1) Completing the #NationalSelfieDay contest form at between June 21 and June 23 7, 2017. 2) Via mail by writing your name, phone number, and email address and sending to: America Saves – 1620 Eye Street NW Suite 200, Washington DC, 20006 by June 23, 2017.
  • There is one (1) prize of $100.
  • The number of eligible entries received determines the odds of winning.
  • One (1) winner will be chosen at random from all who enter between June 21, 2017 at 12:00 a.m. EST and June 23, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. EST.
  • Winner will be notified by email and phone and has 72 hours to respond. If no response is received within 72 hours, another winner will be chosen.
  • Prize of $100 will be sent to winner as a check via postal mail.
  • Individuals and family members of those who work at Consumer Federation of America are not eligible to win.
  • Only entries received are eligible to win.
  • Data collected is protected by America Saves’ existing privacy policy.
  • Any and all disputes arising out of or connected with this sweepstakes will be governed by the laws of the District of Columbia.

Tip of the Day

  • Never purchase expensive items on impulse. Think over each expensive purchase for at least 24 hours. Acting on this principle will mean you have far fewer regrets about impulse purchases, and far more money for emergency savings.

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Taking Steps Toward Financial Fitness

Nicky Vasquez learned about Virginia Saves when she attended her first class with Bank On Virginia Beach. The instructor shared how important it was to have a written savings goal, and the entire class joined Virginia Saves as the first step toward financial fitness.


Starting and Continuing a Personal Finance Journey

When Kiara Hardin, now a junior at Western Illinois University, became an intern with the Chicago Summer Business Institute during her sophomore year of high school, she began her personal finance journey. The program required participants to open a savings account.


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.