Focus on savings during America Saves Week

Started in 2007 and coordinated by America Saves and the American Savings Education Council, America Saves Week is an annual opportunity for organizations to promote good savings behavior and for individuals to assess their own saving status.

This year, America Saves Week is Feb. 27-March 4. During this week, Fidelity will offer a complimentary curriculum of webinars on a range of topics, from managing finances to college planning strategies, to learning to invest with confidence. Attend one or sign up for several – but register early as space is limited. Log on to netbenefits.fidelity.com/livewebmeetings.

Feb. 27 (Times are all Eastern Standard Time)

  • Identify and Prioritize Your Savings Goals: 10 a.m.
  • Take the First Step to Investing: noon
  • Turn Your Savings into Retirement Income: 2 p.m.

Feb. 28

  • Your College Planning Choices: 2 p.m.
  • Wise Choices for Your Old Workplace Savings Plan: 4 p.m.
  • Create a Budget, Ditch Your Debt and Start Building for the Future: 6 p.m.

March 1

  • Get Started and Save for the Future You: 8 a.m.
  • Identify and Prioritize Your Savings Goals: noon
  • Make the Most of Your Retirement Savings: 2 p.m.

March 2

  • Preserving Your Savings for Future Generations: noon
  • Invest Confidently for Your Future: 4 p.m.
  • Take the First Step to Investing: 8 p.m.

March 2

  • THRIVE: Helping Women Make Financial Progress: 10 a.m.
  • Turn Your Savings into Retirement Income: noon
  • Create a Budget, Ditch Your Debt and Start Building for the Future: 2 p.m.

To register, log on to netbenefits.fidelity.com/livewebmeetings.

For more videos, checklists, savings tools and resources, go to America Saves “For Savers” webpage: https://americasaves.org/for-savers.

Also related: “Managing Income and Debt: It’s Your Budget – Take Control”

This in-person workshop by TIAA, to be held March 8, from 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m., in Room G01 (Racker Room) in the Biotechnology Building, will explain the big picture of budgeting:

  • Learn the importance of cash flow – and how to use it
  • Change how you look at saving and spending 
  • Understand debt and how to manage it. 

Click here to register or use this link: http://www.cvent.com/d/4vq685/4W.