High Schoolers Win Big with Essays on Saving

Tammy G. Bruzon · 21 April 2018

Inspired to Build Savings By Starting Small

Tammy G. Bruzon · 21 April 2018

Inspired to Build Savings By Starting Small

Tammy G. Bruzon · 21 April 2018

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Tammy G. Bruzon · 21 April 2018

What’s the Best Way to Save? Automatically!

Tammy G. Bruzon · 21 April 2018

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Inspired to Build Savings By Starting Small

With little-to-no money in the bank and living on a limited income with her adult daughter, Sharon wasn’t sure if building up savings for her future was even possible. “At my age, to put debts behind me would be a relief,” she said, but she wasn’t quite sure how to even get started with a savings plan. That all changed when Sharon attended the Great Lakes Michigan Saves Pay Yourself First Saver’s Summit during America Saves Week.

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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.

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Saving Early: Key to Successful Future

For Johnnie Lovett, a Young Illinois Saver, saving has been a habit since he was a teenager. “As a teenager, I was responsible for buying certain things with my allowance,”

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