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CSAs are the Next Big Thing You’ve Never Heard of

Young Savers Saving for College Savings CSAs
Written by Guest Blogger · 02 September 2014

By Claire Sorrenson, Marketing and Outreach Associate for the 1:1 Fund. The 1:1 Fund supports the college dreams of low-income children by ensuring that those dreams are matched with savings in the bank. Learn more about the 1:1 Fund’s partner CSA programs here.

Children’s Savings Accounts (CSAs) are long-term asset-building accounts, established for children as early as birth and allowed to grow over their lifetime.

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The #FridayFive: School, Millenials, & Board Games

#FridayFive
Written by Tammy Greynolds · 29 August 2014

If you aren’t on the @AmericaSaves Twitter bandwagon, it’s possible that you missed out on some great tweets this week! ICYMI, we want to share with you the top five pieces that highlight important topics for savers and partners alike.

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Financial Tips for Military Families

Military Saves Family Savings
Written by Tammy Greynolds · 27 August 2014

On Wednesday, August 20, Experian invited Military Saves to be a guest in their weekly #CreditChat, which focused on the challenges, benefits, discounts, and support available to military families.

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How to Save or Work, and Minimize Student Loans. Yes, You Can Do It All.

Savings Tips College Young Savers Saving for College
Written by Guest Blogger · 26 August 2014

By LaTisha D. Styles, millennial-minded blogger & voice of YoungFinances.com, a platform where readers with very little knowledge of financial markets can learn to invest and manage their money. You can also follow her on Facebook and Twitter

Trying to save money while in college can be a bit stressful. Well, let me re-phrase that.

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Who are the local Saves campaigns?

Local Campaigns Coordinators
Written by Tammy Greynolds · 25 August 2014

America Saves has over 60 local, regional, and statewide campaigns.

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I pledge to save money, reduce debt, and build wealth over time. I will encourage my family and friends to do the same

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Tip of the Day

  • Written by Annie Cromwell | January 13, 2014

    Never purchase expensive items on impulse. Think over each expensive purchase for at least 24 hours. Acting on this principle will mean you have far fewer regrets about impulse purchases, and far more money for emergency savings. http://ow.ly/sj972

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Challenging Herself to Save

Written by Sara Cooper | April 15, 2014

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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Starting Over

Written by Katie Bryan | October 28, 2013

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.”

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Learning to Save

Written by Katie Bryan | October 28, 2013

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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