Saver Stories

July 27, 2020
Tashana’s Story: Helping Foster Youth Financially Prepare for the Future

Meet Tashana, a social worker who lives with her fiancé and two kids in Virginia. Tell me about where you live and what your home is like. My family and I moved to Arlington, Virginia in December of 2017. Before that, I lived in Erie, Pennsylvania. My fiancé and I got engaged last September. We…

July 27, 2020
Kimberly’s Story: Securing a Future for her Kids

Meet Kimberly, a car assembly plant employee who lives with her four children (and fur child) in Ohio. What’s it like where you live? I’ve lived in Cincinnati for about 22 years now, but I’m originally from Kansas City, Missouri. The weather is weird, but other than that we live a pretty typical suburban life.…

July 07, 2020
Kimberly’s Story: A Flourishing Business Shut Down by COVID-19

COVID-19 has forced businesses all over New York–from restaurants to retail–to shut down for the foreseeable future. Unfortunately, that includes the stores where Kimberly Hall sources all the inventory for her online clothing business. “I am an online reseller. Mostly I resell women’s and men’s, and some kids, designer clothing, accessories, and shoes. I source…

June 19, 2020
Laurynn’s Story: How to be a Blessing to Others

Laurynn is a non-profit founder and daycare owner who lives in Central Florida with her two daughters. How do you like living in Florida? I honestly love it. I’ve been here for about three years, and I don’t see myself living anywhere else. T...

July 14, 2020
Gabriel’s Story: Freelancing His Way to Financial Security

Meet Gabriel, a freelancer and college student who’s living with his family in Alabama until his college campus reopens for in-person classes. What are you studying at college? I’m entering my sophomore year at college, studying engineering at the ...