Cleveland Saves

Welcome to Cleveland Saves, a project of Neighborhood Housing Services of Greater Cleveland, with a mission of helping families achieve, preserve, and sustain the dream of homeownership.

As the first of the America Saves campaigns, Cleveland Saves provides a free road map to saving for a home, education, emergencies, transportation, or anything that is important to a Saver. We offer prizes and host contests on occasion. Check back with us soon!

Join us for Cleveland Saves 2015!

We have an exciting week coming up!

Fllow our daily blog:

  • The life of a VISTA
  • How to reduce energy bill costs
  • Couponing 101
  • What to do for free in Cleveland
  • Navigating Checking and Savings accounts
  • What's it mean to be a Cleveland Saver?




Announcing our new report! This is how Cleveland Saves: 101 tips from Cleveland Savers!

Cleveland Saves and its partners are excited to help build wealth in Northeast Ohio! As the pilot city/site for a saves campaign, Cleveland brings a diverse mix of public, private, nonprofit, and community members to the table.

Here are some quick and easy ways to save!

Across Northeast Ohio, people just like you are proving you can start small, and think big. There are dozens of ways to save money, claim tax credits, and receive help if you need it. After all, you’ve earned it, now save it. Cleveland Savers are setting financial goals, tracking their spending and taking control of their financial future. We provide you with the platform and strategies, you get the rewards. And the best part…It’s FREE! So don’t wait any longer…enroll in Cleveland Saves today!

As a member of Cleveland Saves, you will get savings tips, news about products, services, and events, and the latest information on asset building. Did we mention this service is FREE?

Saving Strategies

Building wealth starts when you set a goal and make a plan to reach that goal. Whatever goal you choose – whether it’s buying a car, buying a house, or getting out from under your debts – learn about proven savings strategies and get simple tips on the best ways to save. Click on the links below to learn how to:

Get out of debt

Save for a home

Save for a car

Save for emergencies

Save at work


Meet our staff

Meet our board

Meet our bank and credit union partners

Savings Tips

"We deduct $10 a month from our checking account each month into a savings account for each child. The automatic deposit makes it so easy."

-Laura, Cleveland Heights

Click for more money saving tips

We want to hear your best savings tips!



Did you know that Neighborhood Housing Services of Greater Cleveland prepares taxes for free? Call us at 216.458.4663.

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America Saves is a campaign coordinated by the nonprofit Consumer Federation of America (CFA)
and is dedicated to helping individuals save money, reduce debt, and build wealth. CFA thanks Capital One
for its generous in-kind contribution of design expertise for this website.
Cleveland Saves is the first of more than 150 America Saves campaigns and is a project of Neighborhood Housing Services of Greater Cleveland.