This year one of the initiatives of America Saves Week is a 15-week challenge. The challenge starts on February 21st and lasts until June 4th. Beginning with America Saves Week,… read more →
In mid-December, Springboard participated in a Twitter Chat with America Saves and other financial experts and organizations. The topic was #SaveYourRefund. As we’ve written here, we’re urging everyone to save… read more →
1) Create a written plan for holiday spending and gift giving. Include possible gifts, dollar amounts, and alternative choices.
2) Establish spending limits for gifts for each person on your list and start looking for bargains early.
1. Plan meals and snacks around the four food groups
2. Plan meals for the week
3. Shop once a week for main items