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

Will you accept the brown bag lunch savings challenge?

Madeline Daniels · 01 August 2016

It’s five months to the holidays, and not a day too early to start saving

Madeline Daniels · 29 July 2016

How to manage your money as a couple

Madeline Daniels · 12 July 2016

How to build wealth when you’re not a homeowner

Madeline Daniels · 08 July 2016

How to start cooking at home

Madeline Daniels · 30 June 2016

4 tips to spend less on dining out

Madeline Daniels · 22 June 2016

4 money saving tips and tricks

Madeline Daniels · 16 June 2016

10 last minute frugal Father’s Day gift ideas

Madeline Daniels · 14 June 2016

3 ways to save money on a tight budget

Madeline Daniels · 26 May 2016

3 steps for saving in the gig economy

Madeline Daniels · 25 May 2016

How to save money by ditching your car

Madeline Daniels · 20 May 2016

5 ways to save you probably never thought of before

Madeline Daniels · 11 May 2016

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Learning to Save

Kisha Barns’s financial situation was undisciplined, unrestricted, and impulsive before she came into contact with her local America Saves campaign, Charlotte Saves.

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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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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.

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