Category Archives: Saving

5 Great Ways to Save on your 4th of July BBQ

‘Tis the season for fireworks and BBQ! But that doesn’t mean you should let your finances go up in flames! Five great tips for saving on your 4th of July BBQ: BYOM: Why not ask your quests to bring their … Continue reading

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5 Simple Steps to Save Successfully this America Saves Week

By: Tammy Greynolds, America Saves Communications Coordinator America Saves Week (February 23 – 28, 2015) is an annual opportunity for individuals to assess their savings and take financial action. America Saves’ mantra – and the focus for America Saves Week … Continue reading

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This America Saves Week: Take Your Financial Future into Your Own Hands

By: Katie Bryan, America Saves Communications Director America Saves Week, February 23 – 28, 2015, is the perfect time to review your finances, set your savings goals for the year, and set up a system that will allow you to … Continue reading

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7 Ways to Turn Saving Money into a Habit

By: Brittany Lyte, Wise Bread The spending and saving habits of your past don’t define your future — your current ones do. And this America Saves Week is a great time to start with a clean slate. Hitting the reset … Continue reading

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4 Reasons to Use A Piggy Bank (And What To Do Once It’s Full)

In an effort to further encourage all of our customers to follow our 2015 financial resolutions, we wanted to highlight one of the easiest, most convenient ways to save: the piggy bank. Every person receives a piggy bank at some … Continue reading

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Finding Lost Money

Did you accidentally leave some money stashed away in a savings account following a long distance move?  Or do you think a deceased loved-one had an insurance policy that never got paid? Maybe even stocks, bonds and retirement accounts? Here are … Continue reading

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2015 Financial Resolutions

With the start of a New Year comes a new opportunity to set financial goals for yourself. Many New Year’s resolutions relate to exercise, work-life balance, or being less connected to technology.  We are also encouraging you to take on … Continue reading

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