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Saver Stories  April 01, 2020
Jonathan’s Story: A Furniture Artist Copes with the COVID-19 Lockdown

Meet Jonathan, an entrepreneur who hopes to open his own shop with his partner in Akron, OH. What’s your living situation like? My partner and I are currently renting to own a house. I’ve lived in Ohio my whole life. It’s a little bit of a quiet farm town. Has the coronavirus impacted your ability…

Saver Stories  March 25, 2020
Kimm’s Story: Surviving the Coronavirus Lockdown

Meet Kimm, a hairdresser who lives with her children and granddaughter in Houston, Texas. Who’s in your family? Me, my kids, and my granddaughter. What do you do? Before the coronavirus hit, I was a hairdresser. That’s my life. I’ve been doing that for over 17 years. But I haven’t had an appointment for the…

SaverLife News  March 23, 2020
On Your Mark, Get Set, Save!

Introducing the Race to 100! If the name sounds familiar, that’s because it should remind you of a similar savings challenge we ran during the holiday season. We put out a survey and many of our members said they’d want a Race to 100 as our next savings challenge. We heard you all loud and…

Saver Stories  March 22, 2020
Garry’s Story: Make a Dollar, Keep a Dollar, Give a Dollar

Meet Garry, a recent Howard University graduate who runs a freelance photography and videography business in Washington, D.C. Where’s home for you? I’ve been living in Washington, D.C. since 2015, but I’m originally from North Carolina. I went to H...

Saver Stories  March 24, 2020
Revisiting Our $5,000 Grand Prize Winner, One Year Later

Derkisha is a SaverLife member, a nursing school student, and a mother of five. Last year she pledged to save her tax refund with SaverLife and won our $5,000 grand prize. We followed up with her to see how her life has changed in the past year. Wh...