Partner Resource Packets

We know that the hard work of getting people to change their financial behavior takes time, which is why America Saves wants to assist your efforts to encourage financial action and savings behavior change throughout the year. Sign up to receive news and updates if you would like to be among the first to know when we release a new packet.

Quarterly, we provide organizations with a resource packet that focuses on one aspect of saving. We hope that this material will help you communicate with the public, constituents, and other organizations about how your company or organization promotes and encourages saving.

Each packet includes:

  • A guest post from America Saves
  • Social media content
  • Tools and resources

The 2020 themes are as follows:

The 2019 themes are as follows: 

The 2018 themes are as follows: 

The 2017 themes are as follows:

The 2016 themes are as follows:

The 2015 themes are as follows:

  • Tax Time Saving (November 2015) (Word)
  • Holiday Spending & Saving (October 2015) (Word
  • Saving for Big Ticket Items (August 2015) (Word
  • Saving for College (July 2015) (Word
  • Plan for Your 'Someday' Today (June 2015) (Word
  • What's Your Score? Important Changes to Credit Scores & Reporting (May 2015) (Word
  • Turn Financial Literacy into Financial Action (March 2015) (Word
  • America Saves Week 2015 (January 2015) (Word

The 2014 themes are as follows:

  • Getting Ahead at Tax Time (December 2014) (Word)
  • 'Tis the Season to be Saving (October 2014) (Word)
  • Saving for Retirement (September 2014) (Word)
  • Saving for College (July 2014) (Word)
  • How to Build an Emergency Fund (June 2014) (PDF) (Word)
  • Test Your Credit Score Knowledge (May 2014) (PDF) (Word
  • Money Smart Week (March 2014) (PDF) (Word
  • America Saves Week 2014 (January 2014) (PDF) (Word

The 2013 themes are as follows:

The 2012 themes are as follows:

America Saves encourages you to use this material to:

  • Augment the financial information you already provide staff, members, volunteers
  • Encourage individuals to participate in America Saves Week by assessing their savings status and taking action
  • Promote savings opportunities within your organization like retirement plans or access to more affordable products
  • Position your organization as “in front” of the savings message and the need to save, particularly in uncertain economic times
  • Share the material with partner organizations
  • Encourage employees or other constituents to save a portion of their tax refund or to purchase a Savings Bond

Tip of the Day

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Saver Tips and Stories View all »

Saving is a Family Affair

Saving is truly a family affair for Jeff’s household. During America Saves Week 2019, he pledged to save for retirement. But making a commitment and creating a plan to save isn’t a new concept for him.

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Put 20 Percent Away

“I am a single mother, and I make ends meet for me and my daughter, but I wanted to put money away for my daughter for a college fund. So I started saving 20 percent of my paycheck every month to put it away in a savings account with a high Annual Percentage Yield (APY). By the time my daughter is 18, I will have saved nearly $90,000.”

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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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