The Grants Management Department has announced that this week, 2/19 - 2/26, is being recognized as America Saves Week. In light of this distinction, the City is encouraging its citizens to take financial action in building wealth through saving money and reducing debt.
Interested citizens are invited to come by the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program at the Nick Harroz Community Center, 200 N. Midwest this week to gather information on Individual Development Accounts (IDA's), which are government matched savings accounts as well as savings accounts, credit rules, retirement and other important financial information.
The VITA hous of operation are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1 p.m. - 7 p.m. Volunteers will be on hand to assist and answer your questions.
For additional information, please call 739.1216.
Monday, February 20, 2012
by Kay Hunt