Welcome to Champaign County Saves

Across Champaign County and neighboring counties, people just like you are proving you can start small, and think big. Champaign County Savers are setting financial goals, tracking their spending and taking control of their financial future. Our staff and trained volunteers can show you how to develop a savings strategy and take one step at a time. So don’t wait any longer…Enroll in Champaign County Saves today!

Get out of debt

Save for a home

Save for a car

Save for emergencies

Save at work

 

 


  
 
  

Ask Champaign County Saves

Do you have a specific financial question? We have a unique panel of experts who are waiting to answer your questions!

Kathy Sweedler

University of Illinois Extension,
Consumer Economics Educator,
Email:sweedler@illinois.edu,
Phone:(217) 333-7672


 

Up-coming Events:

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Financial Literacy Directory- Champaign County

Many different organizations and businesses in Champaign County offer programs and services related to financial literacy, education, and counseling. The goal of this directory is to help people find services they need related to financial management. In addition, the directory may help connect organizations that may benefit by partnering on projects.
This directory was initially compiled by Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance in 2011. University of Illinois Extension updated and produced this revised version.
Please click HERE to download the directory.

 

America Saves Blog

America Saves Blog

  • 19 Banks and Credit Unions Receive Designation of Savings Excellence

    WASHINGTON, DC – On Wednesday, May 20, 2015, 19 banks and credit unions received the America Saves Designation of Savings Excellence, a new designation from America Saves that recognizes banks and credit unions that went above and beyond to encourage people to save money during America Saves Week. This is...

  • America Saves Celebrates a Successful 2015 National Savings Forum

    On Wednesday, May 20, 2015, America Saves hosted the 2015 National Savings Forum in Washington, DC. The event was an opportunity for leaders, advocates, and practitioners to come together to talk about the importance of saving money, especially for low-income families and millennials.

America Saves is a campaign coordinated by the nonprofit Consumer Federation of America (CFA)
and is dedicated to helping individuals save money, reduce debt, and build wealth. CFA thanks Capital One
for its generous in-kind contribution of design expertise for this website.