Beware of Holiday Budget Busters

Tammy G. Bruzon · 29 October 2014

New Partner Resource Packet: 'Tis the Season to Be Saving

Tammy G. Bruzon · 20 October 2014

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

Administrator2 · 08 January 2014

3 Ways to Fund Holiday Expenses Without Going into Debt

Administrator2 · 17 December 2013

A Saver’s Guide to Holiday Shopping

Administrator2 · 11 December 2013

Say it Ain’t So! Consumers Likely to Increase Holiday Spending

Administrator2 · 05 December 2013

Online Holiday Shopping Traps: Phony Deals and Offers

Administrator2 · 04 December 2013

Holidays, Finances, and the Stress of it All!

Administrator2 · 27 November 2013

New Year’s Resolutions – Who Says They Can’t Be Achieved?

Administrator2 · 25 November 2013

Five Tips for an Affordable Thanksgiving Dinner

Administrator2 · 20 November 2013

Holiday Spending That Won't Bust Your Budget

Administrator2 · 12 November 2013

Have You Completed Your New Year’s Financial Resolutions?

Administrator2 · 06 November 2013

How To Avoid Lifeless Savings During The Holidays

Administrator2 · 29 October 2013

New Savings Theme: Holiday Spending

Administrator2 · 23 October 2013

How I Tricked Myself Into Saving $500 This Year for Christmas

Administrator2 · 22 October 2013

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

Katie Bryan · 21 November 2012

How to Save $8,117 By Changing Your Black Friday Habits

Katie Bryan · 19 November 2012

Layaway During the Holidays: Bad or Good Idea?

Katie Bryan · 14 November 2012

Saving Money During the Holidays

Katie Bryan · 19 October 2012

Paying Off Holiday Debt

Katie Bryan · 28 December 2011

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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.


Another Dream Realized

Mary Brown was already a disciplined individual when she came to Wisconsin Saves coordinator Wisconsin Women’s Business Initiative Corporation (WWBIC) in last summer. She had successfully completed her bachelor’s degree with the assistance of her husband and son, and was now ready to tackle her next big dream – homeownership.


Taking Steps Toward Financial Fitness

Nicky Vasquez learned about Virginia Saves when she attended her first class with Bank On Virginia Beach. The instructor shared how important it was to have a written savings goal, and the entire class joined Virginia Saves as the first step toward financial fitness.