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National Savings Forum Featured Panel: Workplace Savings

National Savings Forum
Written by Tammy Greynolds · 24 April 2015

Workplace savings has been a focus of America Saves since the launch of the campaign over ten years ago. There are compelling reasons for this.

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Four Ways to Get Money Smart

Money Smart Week Personal Savings
Written by Tammy Greynolds · 21 April 2015

Merry Money Smart Week! America Saves Week might be over for 2015, but your journey towards becoming a successful saver is just catching its stride. Take advantage of the fun and informative events and activities taking place digitally and across the nation.

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Highlights from the Spring 2015 Campaign Coordinators Meeting

Coordinators Spring Meeting
Written by Tammy Greynolds · 16 April 2015

On Wednesday, April 15, America Saves welcomed Campaign Coordinators from across the country to convene for the 2015 Spring Coordinators Meeting. The group met at the Investment Company Institute in downtown Washington D.C.

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First State Saves Celebrates National Financial Literacy Month

Local Campaigns Financial Literacy Month
Written by Guest Blogger · 13 April 2015

by Quadia Muhammad, Program Director, Delaware Financial Literacy Institute

To celebrate National Financial Literacy Month, which is commemorated during the month of April, the Delaware Financial Literacy Institute (DFLI), the coordinators of First State Saves, encourages Delawareans to build their savings and not their debt.

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Don't Miss the #FinLitChat Tips!

Financial Literacy Month Partner Packet
Written by Tammy Greynolds · 10 April 2015

This week, America Saves hosted our very first kick-off Twitter chat in support of both the release of our latest partner packet and of National Financial Literacy Month.

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  • Written by Katie Bryan | December 10, 2013

    Saving for a house, car or tuition? Apply your #tax refund toward these goals. http://ow.ly/rrBJe

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Jump-Starting a Financial Makeover

Written by Katie Bryan | October 28, 2013

Nichelle Johnson, a single mom with two teenage children, knows what it’s like to stretch a dollar. When she moved back to Virginia Beach in 2008, she provided for her family with just a part-time library position.

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Coping with a Lost Job

Written by Katie Bryan | October 28, 2013

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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Starting and Continuing a Personal Finance Journey

Written by Sara Cooper | December 23, 2013

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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