Recovering from Holiday Spending: 4 Tips to Get Back on the Savings Track

Administrator2 · 08 January 2014

Top Ten America Saves Blog Posts of 2013

Administrator2 · 02 January 2014

3 Ways to Fund Holiday Expenses Without Going into Debt

Administrator2 · 17 December 2013

Savvy Allocation of Your Tax Refund

Katie Bryan · 13 December 2013

Getting Out of Debt

Katie Bryan · 28 October 2013

Debt and Credit

Katie Bryan · 22 October 2013

Why Am I Not Getting Anywhere Paying Off Debt?

Katie Bryan · 03 September 2013

How to Identify 3 Types of Personal Debts

Katie Bryan · 27 August 2013

How to Attack Different Types of Debt

Katie Bryan · 20 August 2013

Top Consumer Complaints in 2012 Include Do Not Call Violations and Credit/Debt Issues

Katie Bryan · 07 August 2013

Redefining Debt

Administrator2 · 06 August 2013

New Savings Theme: Credit Card Debt

Katie Bryan · 01 August 2013

How to Avoid a House-Worth of Student Loan Debt

Katie Bryan · 15 July 2013

Pay off Debt or Save for Retirement?

Katie Bryan · 07 May 2013

9 Tips to Help You Pay off High Interest Debt

Katie Bryan · 12 March 2013

New Year’s Saving Resolution #1: Get Out of Debt

Katie Bryan · 04 January 2013

Tips For Keeping Holiday Debt Under Control: Study Finds Holiday Spending This Year Will Likely Rise

Katie Bryan · 21 November 2012

Layaway During the Holidays: Bad or Good Idea?

Katie Bryan · 14 November 2012

Theme in Review: Getting Out of Debt

Katie Bryan · 17 August 2012

Reducing Debt is a Priority

Katie Bryan · 14 August 2012

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  • Fourth saving strategy: Save automatically through a monthly transfer from checking to savings

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Quaneka Willis, a single mother of three children, was receiving rental assistance through the Housing Authority of the City of Milwaukee when she decided to take control of her finances. So, in September of 2013 she attended the Make Your Money Talk program and pledged as a Wisconsin Saver. In less than 12 months, she had maximized her savings and was beginning the process of purchasing her first home.


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After becoming a Virginia Saver and getting help from BankOn classes and coaching, Nadine Bialo took back control over her financial affairs.


Jump-Starting a Financial Makeover

Nichelle Johnson, a single mom with two teenage children, knows what it’s like to stretch a dollar. When she moved back to Virginia Beach in 2008, she provided for her family with just a part-time library position.