members of the Connecticut Saves team at the Hartford Jobs Academy with the Connecticut Saves proclamation

Photo: Sydney Putnam

people sitting around table and text that says managing your money
financial facts graphic with piggy bank


  • Saving Money on a Tight Budget
    How can those who currently aren’t saving afford to save money? And how can those saving only a little save more? Here are our top ten tips for saving money when budgets are tight. 1. Find small savings that add up to big savings over time Keep a careful record of all of your spending for […]
  • 54 Ways to Save Money
    General Savings Tips Build an emergency fund. It can make all the difference. Low-income families with at least $500 in an emergency fund are better off financially than moderate-income families with less saved up. Learn more about emergency funds here. Establish your budget. Are you looking for an easy way to begin? On the first day of a new month, […]
  • Do you know your credit score?
    Do you know your credit score? People who check their credit score regularly are more likely to understand how scoring works than those who don’t, according to a new survey released by the Consumer Federation of America and VantageScore. The survey also revealed that the number of people who have checked their credit score recently […]