University of Illinois Saves

SAVE FOR YOUR DREAMS!

 

 


UISAVES Description

Students and employees at the University of Illinois, can make their dreams a reality just by setting a savings goal. We know from research that people who write down their goals are more likely to achieve them. Here's how to take your first step towards turning your dreams into reality:

  1. Choose your campus and role above by clicking the appropriate button
  2. Complete the form with your information
  3. Start saving and tell a friend!

Savers will receive additional support & resources from E-Newsletters.  


#UISaves Organizers


 

Sponsors

Prizes for the UISAVES 2016 competition were made possible through contributions from the following sponsors:  

Gold Sponsor

Silver Sponsors

 

 


 2015 Competition Results

 


Earn a Digital Badge

The University recently launched the Financial Literacy Badges Program, where you can earn recognition for establishing positive financial behaviors.  Setting a savings goal is one step towards the Savings Badge. Learn more about how to earn this badge and others by visiting the website.


Employee Departments and Units

For inner-office savings resources, please check out our list of ideas located on the SMMC website.

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Read the Newsletter

Volume 15, Issue 4 of the American Saver, official newsletter of the America Saves campaign, has been published.

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Partner Resource Packet

Want to share savings messages?

Our Partner Resources Packets include a guest post, social media content, and more.

Current Theme: Financial Wellness for People with Disabilities and Their Families

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Tip of the Day

  • Set a goal, make a plan, #save automatically - pledge to #save today! http://ow.ly/ksLWb

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Saver Stories View all »

Developing a Savings "Game Plan"

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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Jump-Starting a Financial Makeover

Nichelle Johnson, a single mom with two teenage children, knows what it’s like to stretch a dollar. When she moved back to Virginia Beach in 2008, she provided for her family with just a part-time library position.

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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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