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Written by Tammy Greynolds · 27 July 2015

Get social with America Saves! In celebration of our latest partner packet, we will be hosting a Twitter chat this afternoon. 

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Millions Are Already Doing It...Are You?

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Written by Tammy Greynolds · 24 July 2015

Whether retirement seems like it’s just around the corner or years away, it’s good to know that Social Security is working for you now—even if you’re not receiving benefits yet. How? By providing you with the information you need to plan ahead for the retirement you want.

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my Social Security Simplifies Your Life

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Written by Tammy Greynolds · 23 July 2015

So many people buzz through extremely busy and complicated schedules these days. A smartphone in one hand, a computer in front of you, and a digital task list that never seems to end. If you’re one of these people, here’s one event you don’t want to miss—National my Social Security week.

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Social Security Online Services Make Juggling Easy

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Written by Tammy Greynolds · 22 July 2015

These days, with busy schedules and constant multi-tasking, it seems the most common kind of juggling for people is managing the multiple chores and obligations of everyday life. Social Security created a suite of online services that makes doing business with them a snap.

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It's National my Social Security Week!

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Written by Tammy Greynolds · 20 July 2015

Start Your Planning Today During National my Social Security Week

Want to know how much money you will be getting from Social Security when you retire? This week is a perfect opportunity to open your online account and learn about your future Social security benefits. It’s easy, open a free account at SocialSecurity.gov/myaccount.

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  • Written by Super User | August 28, 2013

    In 2012, the average credit card debt among adults aged 65+ was $9,283.

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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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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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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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