Kick-Start Savings During America Saves Week

Did you know it’s America Saves Week? Is your family planning to participate?

In 1975, the average American squirreled away 17% of his take-home pay. In the four decades since, that number has plummeted to 6%, according to the Federal Reserve.

For most, that’s not nearly enough to plan for retirement or cope with a financial emergency, say experts. That’s why this month, more than 1,000 organizations across the country are banding together for America Saves Week, which runs from February 22 to 27.

Read the source article at GEICO

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