Inland Empire Saves

Across the Inland Empire, people just like you are proving you can start small and think big. Inland Empire Savers are setting financial goals, tracking their spending and taking control of their financial future. Don't wait any longer...


Savings Strategies:

Building wealth starts when you set a goal and make a plan to reach that goal. Whatever goal you choose – whether it’s buying a car, buying a house, or getting out from under your debts – learn about proven savings strategies and get simple tips on the best ways to save. Click on the links below to learn how to:

Credit.org Finance Blog

Credit.org 
Practical ideas for getting out of debt and saving money - Springboard Nonprofit Consumer Credit Management

Feed the Pig

http://www.feedthepig.org
Feed the Pig helps you do just that, feed your piggy bank. You'll find helpful tools, articles, tons of tips and other resources to help you on your path to financial stability

 


Contact Us!

Melinda Opperman, Coordinator
4351 Latham Street
Riverside, CA 92501
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ph: 800.449.9818 ext 7888

 

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  • 5 Tips to Achieving Your Savings Goals

    By John Rosenfeld, Executive Vice President and Head of Everyday Banking, Citizens Banks

    Imagine foregoing that $4.65 special coffee everyday on your way to work. Did you know you would save $1,209.00 each year? Over time, you would have built a healthy savings account that could go beyond an activity for a rainy day. Instead, it could translate to the down payment on a home or college tuition or even a family vacation abroad.

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  • Saving for College, or Not! What I Wish I Knew Then

    By Kyle Osborne, Financial Literacy Coordinator, TS Institute

    After graduating high school from a town of 28,000 people in central Iowa with dreams, hopes, and aspirations, my plan was to attend a private school to study my passions Christian Education and Business Administration. I quickly found myself attending a college I could not afford and doing it with the unwritten Midwest mentality: “do whatever it takes to get the job done.”

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  • Thinking like a Saver: Saving for Large Purchases

    Think and acting like a saver not only means knowing what you’re saving for and how much it costs, but having a plan for building that savings. Whether you’re saving for a phone, a computer, a car, or college, this 41 second video from America Saves can help you get good savings habits started.

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Read the Newsletter

Volume 15, Issue 2 of the American Saver, official newsletter of the America Saves campaign, has been published.

Read the Spring 2015 Newsletter

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Starting Over

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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Getting Out of Debt

In 2004, Tonya Shelton was facing financial ruin. Barely making more than minimum wage and having lost her home to an unexpected family crisis, Shelton and her family were forced to live in a rundown hotel.

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Learning to Save

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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