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New Partner Resource Packet: What's Your Score?

Credit History Credit Score Partner Packet
Written by Tammy Greynolds · 05 May 2015

To help the people you serve save more successfully and to promote the importance of savings throughout your footprint, we have put together this resource packet with you in mind.

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National Savings Forum Featured Panel: Retirement Savings

National Savings Forum
Written by Tammy Greynolds · 01 May 2015

More and more Americans are challenged to effectively and efficiently save for retirement and have to navigate an increasingly complex financial services field.

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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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  • 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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Saving Early: Key to Successful Future

Written by Katie Bryan | October 28, 2013

For Johnnie Lovett, a Young Illinois Saver, saving has been a habit since he was a teenager. “As a teenager, I was responsible for buying certain things with my allowance,”

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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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Developing a Savings "Game Plan"

Written by Katie Bryan | October 28, 2013

Eunice Diaz, a teacher in Colorado Springs, had been noticing a pattern. Despite the fact that she and her husband were “making good money,” they were spending their entire earnings and “were still struggling at the end of the month.”

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