Simple Steps to Save Successfully During America Saves Week 2016

My last post talked about 2016 being the “Year of Money”. I noticed an unprecedented number of conversations about saving money, getting out of debt, investing, and yes, even BUDGETS and life insurance! Unlike the past, the difference this year is people are not just talking about it, they are taking action! You may have […]

5 Money Moves for 2016

2016 is “The Year of Money”! Okay, not officially, but I proclaimed it. Money, budgets and getting out of debt are finally vogue. Everywhere I turn, money is included in the conversation, whether I am listening to a lecture or at a health fair. My ears may be more attentive than most since finances are […]

How to Build a $1000 Emergency Fund in 10 Months

After establishing a budget, the next step to a wise money management system is to establish an emergency fund. Experts recommend keeping at least three months of living expenses in a reliable, liquid account. It may take some time to save 3 – 6 months of living expenes and deter most people from trying. The […]

America Saves Week – Take Action to Improve Your Financial Future Outlook

Guest Post: By Katie Bryan, America Saves Communications Director. America Saves Week, February 24 – March 1, 2014, is a time to review your finances, decide what you want to save for, and set up a system that will allow you to save automatically. That’s why the America Saves Week theme is Set a Goal. […]

How to Be Wise With Your Money

In this current economic climate, it seems like a daunting task to save money. Many people are under the impression that saving money mean depriving yourself of things by scrimping on everything, but this is not the case. There are a few easy and simple ways you can save a few dollars here and there. […]