Three Ways to Avoid Paying Checking and Savings Account Fees

Lani Poblete · 27 October 2017

Saving to buy a car? Here's what you should know.

Madalyn Pemberton · 11 October 2017

It's Mission Critical to Create a Financial Plan For Your Future

Madalyn Pemberton · 03 October 2017

Simple Steps to Save Energy and Money

Madalyn Pemberton · 03 October 2017

How do we save for college?

Madalyn Pemberton · 28 September 2017

Save Big on Your Next Vacation with Technology & Pre-Planning

Madeline Daniels · 27 July 2017

5 summer job savings tips

Lani Poblete · 19 June 2017

Minding the Gap: A Practice in Financial Feminism

Lani Poblete · 16 June 2017

LED: The best way to light up your home and fatten your wallet!

Lani Poblete · 15 June 2017

Appreciate Dad without Breaking the Bank: Five Thrifty Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Madeline Daniels · 14 June 2017

Six baby steps towards being financially ready for your newborn

Madeline Daniels · 18 May 2017

Simple tips for saving money every day

Tammy G. Bruzon · 08 February 2017

5 things we learned about holiday spending from talking to a couple of economists

Madeline Daniels · 23 November 2016

America Saves Conversation with the Economists: Holiday Spending

Madeline Daniels · 17 November 2016

How to compare the cost of a new and used car

Madeline Daniels · 12 October 2016

15 Frighteningly Frugal Halloween Costumes

Madeline Daniels · 11 October 2016

12 ways to save energy and money

Madeline Daniels · 05 October 2016

The unexpected costs of buying a home

Madeline Daniels · 28 September 2016

How to use the envelope budget system

Madeline Daniels · 30 August 2016

5 ways to save while back-to-school shopping

Madeline Daniels · 10 August 2016

Tip of the Day

  • Putting aside fifty cents a day will allow you to #save nearly $500. 

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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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#ImSavingFor Winner Story

America Saves awarded one lucky saver, Pedram R. from California, $750 for sharing his #ImSavingFor story. Pedram said, “Saving is important to me because it proves I am not willing to buy unnecessary things to please others or to be perceived as successful.”

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Meet Esmeralda: 2019 SaveYourRefund Grand Prize Winner

“I have a goal, and I am going to achieve that goal.” 2019 SaveYourRefund Grand Prize Winner Esmeralda says that savings has always been about achieving self-sufficiency amidst tremendous adversity. “It’s hard to pay myself first,” says Esmeralda, particularly when you have to anticipate emergency expenses like a broken down car.

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