Cooperative Extension America Saves Events

2016 America Saves Week Events

Join us in February for the following Cooperative Extension America Saves Events:

Live Twitter chats:

  • #wbchat, Thursday, February 18, 2016, 3:00 p.m. (Eastern Time)
    Chat topic: Saving on a Shoestring
  • #eXASchat, Tuesday, February 23, 2016, 3:00 p.m. (Eastern Time)
    Chat topic: Secrets of Successful Savers

Also daily savings messages will be posted on Twitter (#eXasw) and on Facebook throughout February 2016!

About America Saves

America Saves ( is a national campaign involving a broad coalition of nonprofit, government, and corporate groups that encourages individuals and families to save money and build wealth.  America Saves Week, an annual event to promote good savings behavior.

Throughout the country, many Cooperative Extension educators are involved in ongoing city, county, or state America Saves campaigns. Click here for information about the 15-Week America Saves Challenge. In this program, you will challenge yourself to save money for a short-term goal over a 15-week period. It all starts during America Saves Week 2016.