Monday, February 27 through Friday, March 3, 2023

The UW System is committed to promoting financial well-being by providing you resources to help you plan and achieve your savings goals. The UW System is proud to be a participant of America Saves Week and coordinates events available system-wide for you at no cost.





At the links below find events during America Saves Week and financial wellness resources:


America Saves Week is a national campaign that is co-sponsored by America Saves and the American Savings Education Council. It encourages individuals and families to save money and build personal wealth. Take the Pledge today and commit to reaching your savings and debt reduction goals!

The following UW System partners will be providing system-wide events:

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) provider (Kepro)
  • UW 403(b) Supplemental Retirement Program (SRP) providers (Fidelity and TIAA)
  • UW Credit Union, and Summit Credit Union
  • Wisconsin’s College Savings Program provider (Edvest)
  • Wisconsin Deferred Compensation (WDC) 457 Program provider (Empower)

All events aim to educate employees on a variety of financial wellness topics. Employees are welcome to attend as many events as they choose.

Daily Themes

Topics that we will be focusing on during the week are:

  • Monday, February 27, 2023 | Save Automatically
  • Tuesday, February 28, 2023 | Save for the Unexpected
  • Wednesday, March 1, 2023 | Saving for Major Milestones
  • Thursday, March 2, 2023 | Paying Down Debt is Saving
  • Friday, March 3, 2023 | Saving at Any Age

Start Saving

If you are looking for resources to start saving, the following links can help:

You can also access additional webinars on financial wellness and other areas of wellness by visiting the Employee Well-being Webinars web page.

Event attendance is on your own time. Consult with your supervisor for approval to attend during working hours.

America Saves Week 2024

America Saves week will be April 8 – 12, 2024

America Saves Week is moving to April to align with National Financial Capability/Literacy Month.

During the week, the themes will be:

  • Monday, April 8, 2024 | Saving Automatically
  • Tuesday, April 9, 2024 | Saving for the Unexpected
  • Wednesday, April 10, 2024 | Saving for Major Milestones
  • Thursday, April 11, 2024 | Paying Down Debt is Saving
  • Friday, April. 12, 2024 | Saving at any Age

Updated: 05/30/2023