Monthly Archive: February 2017

Florida Families Have Savings Goals

Learn financial lessons as a family. Make decisions and practice good money management together: http://bit.ly/2iJjg36 #BetterMoneyHabits #FLSaves2017 #ASW17  

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Florida Saves Automatically!

The easiest way to save is automatically. Transfer money to a #savings account or retirement account each paycheck. http://bit.ly/2dIKQuK  

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America SAVES Week

Savers with a plan are 2x more likely to save for #retirement, have #emergencysavings, and stick to a budget. Try the @AmericaSaves Saver Checklist Tool to check in on your #savings habits: http://bit.ly/2gBUlAs #ASW17 #FLSaves2017  

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Celebrate the upcoming America Saves Week (February 27 – March 4, 2017)

Share your savings goal and enter to win #ImSavingFor video/photo contest – $1,000 for goal! http://bit.ly/2g1FcVM   @AmericaSaves #ASW17  

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Calling All Arborists – UF/IFAS Leon County Extension Host ISA Training

The UF/IFAS Leon County Extension Office will be hosting an arborist training event on March 30th, 2017, from 8am to 4:30 pm. The Florida Chapter of the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) will be presenting their Planting and Establishment with Nursery Grades and Standards program. Dr. Ed Gilman, from UF/IFAS, and Michael Marshall, from Marshall …

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FLORIDA SAVES: https://americasaves.org/local-campaigns/florida-saves

All generations can be involved in creating a secure financial future. Discussion on how everyone in the family can make and contribute to financial goals such as education, independent living, or other future goals. Registration: https://attendee.gototraining.com/r/740292763007453953    

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Take the Florida Saves Pledge:

Let America Saves/Florida Saves help you reach your savings and debt reduction goals. It all starts when you make a commitment to yourself to save. That’s what this pledge is all about. And it doesn’t stop there. America Saves will keep you motivated with periodic information, advice, tips, and reminders sent by email or text …

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Florida Saves

Florida Saves Week 2017 February 27 – March 4, 2017 Nationally, America Saves Week is an annual opportunity to promote good personal savings behavior! More locally, the University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) is collaborating with America Saves in a campaign to help Floridians build wealth, not debt!  The Florida Saves, …

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