ICFE eNEWS #14-06 - February 20th 2014
Opportunity to Join "America Saves Week" and Promote the Importance of Saving
America Saves Week,
February 24 - March 1, 2014, is an annual opportunity for
organizations to promote good savings behavior and a chance for
individuals to assess their own saving status.
Through partners like you, millions of individuals learn the
importance of saving. We need your help to encourage more
Americans to build wealth, not debt. Show your commitment to
help others save by
joining America Saves Week today. By joining America Saves
Week you will be listed as a
participating organization and will receive news and updates
on America Saves Week.
Ready to Help Others Save?
America Saves Week
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How to Participate
From promoting the benefits of savings to employees - to
offering incentives for people to open or add money to savings
accounts - to holding workshops and developing new partnerships
- there are so many ways to help people take financial action
during the Week.
Learn more about what your organization can do during the
Week at the links below.
Did You Know?
- Only 54% of Americans say they have a savings plan with
- Only 43% of American say they have a spending plan that
allows them to save enough money to achieve the goals of
their savings plan.
- Only 66% of America have sufficient emergency funds for
unexpected expenses like car repairs or a doctor's visit.
Questions about the Week?
Director, America Saves
Communications Director, America Saves