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Winter 2015 American Saver Now Available

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Written by Tammy Greynolds · 04 March 2015

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National Consumer Protection Week 2015

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Written by Guest Blogger · 03 March 2015

National Consumer Protection Week 2015 takes place March 1-7. Go to ncpw.gov to find consumer tips and free materials from government and private organizations. Be an informed consumer; avoid scams and fraud!

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Thank You For Participating in America Saves Week!

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Written by Katie Bryan · 02 March 2015

Another America Saves Week is in the books and we wanted to take this opportunity to sincerely thank all of you for encouraging your members, constituents, and others to set a goal, make a plan, and save automatically. Because of your work, thousands of Americans will live more financially secure lives.

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ASW2015 Savings Focus: Save for Emergencies

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Written by Tammy Greynolds · 28 February 2015

It’s the last day of America Saves Week, and we want to make sure that you’re covered for emergencies when life happens – not IF it happens.

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ASW2015 Savings Focus: Save for Retirement

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Written by Tammy Greynolds · 27 February 2015

It’s day 5 of America Saves Week, and we are shining light on the methods an benefits of saving for retirement.

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  • Written by Annie Cromwell | March 13, 2014

    Your tax time bond will earn interest for up to 30 years. http://ow.ly/rrBJe

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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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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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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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