Posts by Grace

Commonwealth & EARN Launch “Savers Win” to Encourage Tax Refund Savings

Partnership between leading experts in behavioral finance and consumer engagement offers cash prizes to encourage Americans to pledge and save their tax refunds. January 30, 2018, San Francisco, California – A new program launched by nonprofits EARN and Commonwealth aims to encourage more Americans to save part of their 2017 tax refund. Designed with behavioral insights…

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EARN Approaches Millionth Dollar Saved, Expands SaverLife Nationally

Dallas, Texas – EARN announced today at #FinCon17 that SaverLife, EARN’s user-centric savings platform initially launched in San Francisco, is on track to pass a million dollars saved by users. To celebrate this milestone, EARN is launching SaverLife nationwide today. Designed to serve consumers making an average income of $25,000, SaverLife is transforming the way…

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EARN joins San Francisco Treasurer José Cisneros to Launch SaverLife Campaign

1,000 families will receive cash incentives for saving money and building a financial cushion. SAN FRANCISCO, CA — Today, San Francisco-based nonprofit EARN and Treasurer José Cisneros announced the launch of SaverLife, a transformative community movement aiming to increase financial stability and emergency savings in the Bay Area. SaverLife will provide small cash incentives to…

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EARN and NeighborWorks America launch partnership to encourage emergency savings and savings habits

EARN and NeighborWorks America launch new technology and personal coaching partnership to encourage emergency savings and the development of lifelong savings habits Washington, DC and San Francisco, CA, February 13, 2017 — NeighborWorks America, one of the nation’s leading community development nonprofits working to improve the financial capability of low- and moderate-income consumers, and EARN, a…

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EARN Launches Online Savings Platform to Incentivize Emergency Savings

WASHINGTON D.C., September 30, 2016 — EARN announced today the launch of “Starter Savings,” a new mobile-first savings tool designed to kick-start a habit of savings and help low-income working Americans build an emergency savings fund. The announcement was made at CFED’s Assets Learning Conference, a bi-annual gathering of professionals dedicated to creating an opportunity economy. More…

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EARN Wins Financial Solutions Lab Fintech Competition

SAN FRANCISCO, June 20, 2016 — Today, the Financial Solutions Lab (“FinLab”) at the Center for Financial Services Innovation (CFSI) with founding partner JPMorgan Chase & Co. announced nine financial services innovators, including EARN, as the winners of its second competition, aimed at identifying solutions that help consumers prepare for – and weather – financial shocks. FinLab selected…

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EARN Launches Online Program for First-Time Savers in Spanish

Innovative online savings tool aims to help Spanish speakers save their “First $500” SAN FRANCISCO, CA; March 8, 2016 – EARN announced today that their national microsavings program targeting first-time, low-income savers is now being offered in Spanish. The program is designed to reach the estimated 41% of American households with little-to-no savings, to help them build…

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