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#ImSavingFor Winner Story

America Saves awarded one lucky saver, Pedram R. from California, $750 for sharing his #ImSavingFor story. Pedram said, “Saving is important to me because it proves I am not willing to buy unnecessary things to please others or to be perceived as successful.”

https://americasaves.org/resource-center/saver-tips-and-stories/imsavingfor-winner-story/

AFTER TWENTY YEARS OF SERVICE, AMERICA SAVES’ DIRECTOR GEORGE BARANY ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT; TWO SUCCESSORS NAMED CO-DIRECTORS

America Saves announced today that George Barany, its Director, plans to retire from his position at the end of 2021. The Organization Looks Ahead to Its Next Chapter as Two Women Prepare to Take the Helm as Co-Directors in 2022.

https://americasaves.org/newsroom/press-releases/after-twenty-years-of-service-america-saves-director-george-barany-announces-retirement-two-successors-named-co-directors/

AMERICA SAVES AND EVEN PARTNER ON GROUNDBREAKING SAVINGS RESEARCH INITIATIVE

Launching in 2022, the Initiative Will Boost Thousands of Low-Wage Earning Adults’ Savings Accounts and Study the Impacts of Cash Injections on Saving, Spending, and Mental Health

https://americasaves.org/newsroom/press-releases/america-saves-and-even-partner-on-groundbreaking-savings-research-initiative/

AMERICA SAVES MARKS 20 YEARS OF EMPOWERING AMERICANS TO SUCCESSFULLY SAVE WITH VIRTUAL LIVESTREAM CELEBRATION TODAY

In recognition of its 20th Anniversary and the significant impact made, America Saves hosts a live stream celebration with speakers from Bank of America, JPMorgan Chase, the FDIC, Economic Awareness Council, the NCUA and more.

https://americasaves.org/newsroom/press-releases/america-saves-marks-20-years-of-empowering-americans-to-successfully-save-with-virtual-livestream-celebration-today/

For savers

#ImSavingFor Winner Story

America Saves awarded one lucky saver, Pedram R. from California, $750 for sharing his #ImSavingFor story. Pedram said, “Saving is important to me because it proves I am not willing to buy unnecessary things to please others or to be perceived as successful.”

https://americasaves.org/resource-center/saver-tips-and-stories/imsavingfor-winner-story/

Budget like Nohemi

Nohemi found out about America Saves a few years ago as an undergraduate at the University of Illinois at Chicago. She remembers attending a University of Illinois Saves event where she decorated a piggy bank and took the Pledge, but college life made her put the thought of saving at the back of her mind.

https://americasaves.org/resource-center/saver-tips-and-stories/budget-like-nohemi/

Don’t Laugh at Saving Spare Change

Virginia Saves saver, Brittany, decided to start saving again when she became a single mother. She thinks many women, and men, can relate.

https://americasaves.org/resource-center/saver-tips-and-stories/don-t-laugh-at-saving-spare-change/

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.

https://americasaves.org/resource-center/saver-tips-and-stories/getting-out-of-debt/

For organizations

Financial Capability Month: Ways to Improve Your Financial Capability Now

Spring is here! This is the perfect time to do some spring cleaning in your financial house. April has been declared as National Financial Capability Month. Throughout the month, the Financial Literacy and Education Commission (FLEC) and the Ready Campaign encourage people to take action to improve their financial futures and to be prepared when disaster strikes.

https://americasaves.org/resource-center/partner-resource-packets/financial-capability-month-ways-to-improve-your-financial-capability-now/

National Financial Capability Month

With the continued COVID-19 pandemic growing and everyday Americans feeling the ramifications of our economy slowing down in an effort to slow the spread, we are experiencing firsthand why saving for the unexpected and having a savings plan is crucial.

https://americasaves.org/resource-center/partner-resource-packets/national-financial-capability-month/

General

AFTER TWENTY YEARS OF SERVICE, AMERICA SAVES’ DIRECTOR GEORGE BARANY ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT; TWO SUCCESSORS NAMED CO-DIRECTORS

America Saves announced today that George Barany, its Director, plans to retire from his position at the end of 2021. The Organization Looks Ahead to Its Next Chapter as Two Women Prepare to Take the Helm as Co-Directors in 2022.

https://americasaves.org/newsroom/press-releases/after-twenty-years-of-service-america-saves-director-george-barany-announces-retirement-two-successors-named-co-directors/

AMERICA SAVES AND EVEN PARTNER ON GROUNDBREAKING SAVINGS RESEARCH INITIATIVE

Launching in 2022, the Initiative Will Boost Thousands of Low-Wage Earning Adults’ Savings Accounts and Study the Impacts of Cash Injections on Saving, Spending, and Mental Health

https://americasaves.org/newsroom/press-releases/america-saves-and-even-partner-on-groundbreaking-savings-research-initiative/

AMERICA SAVES MARKS 20 YEARS OF EMPOWERING AMERICANS TO SUCCESSFULLY SAVE WITH VIRTUAL LIVESTREAM CELEBRATION TODAY

In recognition of its 20th Anniversary and the significant impact made, America Saves hosts a live stream celebration with speakers from Bank of America, JPMorgan Chase, the FDIC, Economic Awareness Council, the NCUA and more.

https://americasaves.org/newsroom/press-releases/america-saves-marks-20-years-of-empowering-americans-to-successfully-save-with-virtual-livestream-celebration-today/

AMERICA SAVES NAMES 34 ORGANIZATIONS SAVINGS CHAMPIONS FOR EXTRAORDINARY SERVICE DURING AMERICA SAVES WEEK

The America Saves Savings Champion Award Recognizes Organizations That Made the Greatest Financial Impact on Their Communities During the Annual America Saves Week Celebration.

https://americasaves.org/newsroom/press-releases/america-saves-names-34-organizations-savings-champions-for-extraordinary-service-during-america-saves-week/