The Zen of Pondering a Happy Retirement

Administrator2 · 18 March 2018

Time is on your side, millennials!

Madalyn Pemberton · 18 March 2018

Top Ten America Saves Blog Posts of 2013

Administrator2 · 18 March 2018

What Generation Y Should Do Now to Save More Money

Administrator2 · 18 March 2018

Why is Saving for Retirement Important?

Tammy G. Bruzon · 18 March 2018

Tip of the Day

  • Did you pledge to save this America Saves Week? Next step: decide where and how to save with this helpful guide to different accounts from @FDIC: #ASW18

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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.”


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.


Challenging Herself to Save

It all started when Marchale Burton overheard Alabama cooperative extension colleague Isaac Chappelle, coordinator of Alabama Saves, explaining how saving just a little bit – even change – is all it takes to become a saver. “I thought about that,” Burton said, “and wanted to see if it would work.” So, she challenged herself to see how much change she could save.