An America Saves Recap: August

Tammy G. Bruzon · 19 January 2018

The #FridayFive: #ALC2014

Tammy G. Bruzon · 19 January 2018

The #FridayFive: Back to Basics

Tammy G. Bruzon · 19 January 2018

The #FridayFive: Banking, Balances, and Budgets

Tammy G. Bruzon · 19 January 2018

The #FridayFive: Building Financial Literacy

Tammy G. Bruzon · 19 January 2018

The #FridayFive: C.R.E.A.M.

Tammy G. Bruzon · 19 January 2018

The #FridayFive: Education, Security, & the Tooth Fairy

Tammy G. Bruzon · 19 January 2018

The #FridayFive: First Five of (Twenty) Fifteen!

Tammy G. Bruzon · 19 January 2018

The #FridayFive: Freedom, Future, Frugality

Tammy G. Bruzon · 19 January 2018

The #FridayFive: Halloween Edition

Tammy G. Bruzon · 19 January 2018

The #FridayFive: Holiday Buzz

Tammy G. Bruzon · 19 January 2018

The #FridayFive: Keeping Holidays Scam-Free

Tammy G. Bruzon · 19 January 2018

The #FridayFive: Last-ditch Holiday #SavingsTips

Tammy G. Bruzon · 19 January 2018

The #FridayFive: PSI, FBF, & the Vault

Tammy G. Bruzon · 19 January 2018

The #FridayFive: School, Millenials, & Board Games

Tammy G. Bruzon · 19 January 2018

The #FridayFive: Season's Savings

Tammy G. Bruzon · 19 January 2018

Tip of the Day

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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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The Gift of Homeownership

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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Coping with a Lost Job

Aimee Shaffer worked as a Public Service News Director for radio for years until one day her employer downsized the company, resulting in hundreds of lost jobs, including Aimee’s.

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