RESOURCES

America Saves

America Saves is a nationwide campaign to help individuals and families save and build wealth. Through information, advice, and encouragement, the program assists those who wish to pay down debt, build an emergency fund, save for a home, save for an education, or save for retirement. Joining the program is free. Just sign up online to get information about different types of savings accounts, a subscription to the American Saver newsletter, and free advice by phone or e-mail from financial planners.

The Simple Dollar

The Simple Dollar is a place where anyone can come to acquire financial information on finding the best products and services, saving money, making smart investments, and controlling personal finances. Think of the The Simple Dollar as a personal finance platform you can use to make better financial decisions and grow your bank account.

Choose to Save

Choose to Save is a national public education and outreach program that is dedicated to raising awareness about the need to plan and save for long-term personal financial security. As part of its mission, Choose to Save develops user-friendly, multimedia materials to help individuals plan and save for their financial futures.

Mint

At Mint, we believe that money is for living. That’s why we’ve created the simplest and most effective way to manage your money, and why Mint.com is free. In five minutes or less, you’ll see where you’re spending your money, understand how your investments are performing, and set up realistic budgets. Set up email and SMS alerts and you’ll be automatically updated whenever there’s an important change in your finances. Only Mint.com finds you personalized ways to save money, using patent-pending software which analyzes your current spending. The typical Mint.com user finds hundreds in savings in their first visit.