Stories

December 17, 2021
Meet Michelle: A Nurse Using SaverLife to Teach Her Kids About the Importance of Savings

When the pandemic hit, Michelle relied on SaverLife to help her stay financially secure. Michelle heard about SaverLife three years ago at work. She became a member and completed her first Race to $100, but resources and articles kept her coming back for more.  Michelle is dedicated to teaching her kids—aged 19, 21, and 23—about…

December 02, 2021
Meet Nichole: A Pennsylvania Mom Using the Child Tax Credit to Pay Off Debt and Build Savings

Struggling to stay afloat during the pandemic, Nichole used SaverLife to rebuild her family’s finances.  Like many people, the pandemic brought Nichole to the financial brink. Despite working full-time, she struggled to pay her bills, especially with two kids living at home.  “Even with food stamps and my job at the time, it wasn’t enough…

September 03, 2021
Shari’s Story: A Mother and Writer Taking Control of Her Family’s Financial Future

Meet Shari, a mother in southern California using SaverLife to help her pay down debt while launching her freelance career. Shari graduated from USC, had a daughter, and launched her career in the midst of the pandemic.  “I never knew childbirth was so expensive,” she said. “It’s almost a year later, and I’m still getting…

August 06, 2021
SaverLife Helps Connecticut Graduate Student to Avoid Debt and Build Savings

Celina learned about SaverLife from her local United Way and recently won $200 in a savings challenge. ...

October 21, 2021
Emmanuel’s Story: A North Carolina Dad Invests in His Family’s Future

Meet Emmanuel, an Applications Analyst at a hospital. He used stimulus payments and savings to pay off debt during the pandemic. Earlier in life, Emmanuel wasn’t “the best with money.” He didn’t learn about money management when he was growing up a...