Simple Steps to Save Energy and Money

Madalyn Pemberton · 03 October 2017

Meet the winners of July’s $50 savings challenge

Tammy G. Bruzon · 04 January 2017

Do you accept the automatic savings challenge?

Madeline Daniels · 09 September 2016

Will you accept the brown bag lunch savings challenge?

Madeline Daniels · 01 August 2016

Take the Pledge

Madeline Daniels · 05 July 2016

Will you accept the challenge to save $50 more this July?

Madeline Daniels · 05 July 2016

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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Starting and Continuing a Personal Finance Journey

When Kiara Hardin, now a junior at Western Illinois University, became an intern with the Chicago Summer Business Institute during her sophomore year of high school, she began her personal finance journey. The program required participants to open a savings account.

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Transforming “I Can’t Save” to “I Will Save”

You will not believe what it took to completely change my life. About three years ago, the HR Administrator of the corporation where I worked (as a temp with no benefits) forwarded an email to me. Fifteen seconds. One small act of kindness. That's it - that's all it took!

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