America Saves Week: Small Changes Make a Big Difference

America Saves Week (February 27 – March 4, 2017) is an annual opportunity for individuals to assess their savings and take financial action. Each year, we encourage savers – or potential savers –to set a goal, make a plan, and save automatically so you can reduce debt and build wealth towards a more financially secure future.

Visit where you can find tools to

Assess Your Savings,
Evaluate your Savings Preparedness,
Take the America Saves Pledge and even, Share Your Savings Goal, by taking part in the 2017 #ImSavingFor photo contest when you submit a selfie or video that shows what you’re saving for!

For more support in your savings journey, contact Fidelity Investments, a proud supporter of America Saves Week, or make a one-on-one appointment online. Fidelity representative are available to meet you at several UW locations throughout the year.

Also, take a moment to look over the infographic produced by Fidelity Investments, to see the powerful long-term impact of a mere 1% increase in savings:

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