#ASW19: Savings Theme: Save the extra

Tammy G. Bruzon · 01 March 2019

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#ASW19 Savings Theme: Save to retire

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Start Teens Saving with Lights, Camera, Save!

Tammy G. Bruzon · 27 February 2019

#ASW19 Savings Theme: Save for the unexpected

Tammy G. Bruzon · 27 February 2019

#ASW19 Savings Theme: Save the easy way...automatically

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#ASW19 Daily Theme: Save with a plan

Tammy G. Bruzon · 25 February 2019

Tip of the Day

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Starting Over

Until last summer, Michael Lindman spent money freely. “I was a union truck driver for 35 years and had a good income,” said Lindman. “I owned my own home, saved a little, and tried to live within my own budget. You always think there’s going to be that much coming in, but things can change in a split second.”

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Story of an Urban Professional

Elaine was inspired to create a new savings goal and plan with the America Saves Pledge after reading the “The Color of Money” column in The Washington Post by Michelle Singletary.

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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.”

Melissa took the America Saves Pledge at her work during America Saves Week 2019.

Melissa’s #1 Savings Tip: Take 20 percent out of each pay check, and put it away into a separate savings account.