Savings Tools & Strategies

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1 NGPF Academy Credit


Saving money can be hard but there are many tools & strategies available to help make saving a financial priority.

In this module, you'll:

  1. Review the difference between saving and investing
  2. Investigate the current U.S. savings rate
  3. Review the importance of having an emergency fund (and how much you should have!)
  4. Investigate the details of common savings tools such as a traditional savings account, online savings account, money market account, and certificate of deposit
  5. Explore three strategies proven to help you save more money



NGPF On-Demand is asynchronous online PD you can do at any time! Each On-Demand module should take about 1 hour to complete. You can start and stop at any time and pick up where you left off. You will receive a certificate of completion after finishing the module.