by Alia Garrett, Siri Khalsa, Jackie Lebouitz, and Maria Rometo
Now more than ever, every penny counts. Read our tips below to see some easy ways to save money and resources at home.
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By Samantha Kennedy
UF/IFAS Extension Wakulla County
Ever wonder what all those codes and dates on food packages mean? Different dates are put on different types of food products and it can be very confusing for consumers. Some common ... READ MORE
America Save$ Week is a national effort to set a savings goal, make a savings plan, and save automatically. Join thousands of others who are taking time this week to start or grow their savings.
Make it official and take the America Save$ Pledge. ... READ MORE
Get involved in the 2016
15-Week America Save$ Challenge
Turn your money goals and dreams into reality!
What the Challenge Is All About
Enroll in 15-Week America Save$ Challenge
Enroll in America Save$
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Very few of us have money ready to cover an emergency, never mind the money for the larger purchases we’d like to make. This is why it’s so important to prioritize savings to cover both the items you need as well as those you want.
Whether ... READ MORE
It's Easy to Get Started
The U.S. Department of the Treasury has launched myRA (my Retirement Account), a new retirement savings account that can help people start saving for their future. If you don’t have access to a retirement savings ... READ MORE
It’s easy for us to think of this year’s tax refund as free money coming to us courtesy of Uncle Sam. However, the truth of the matter is that the check you receive is a return of your own hard earned money. And since you’re going to get ... READ MORE
Challenge Yourself to Take the 5 Week Money Challenge!
Save $250 in Five Weeks!
The America Saves Five-Week Money Challenge
Week # Savings Deposit Total Saved*
Week 1 $25 (7 days @ $3.57) $ 25
Week ... READ MORE
The Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines "resolution" as “the act of finding an answer or solution to a conflict, problem, etc.; the act of resolving something.” Now that 2015 is here, what are you seeking to resolve this year?
If you read ... READ MORE
How are Your Money Habits?
2015 America Saves Financial Challenge Begins February 22
Make 2015 the year you get your finances in order. Join us for the America Saves Financial Challenge, Feb. 22-March 28. Whether you are in great financial ... READ MORE