Information from the Washington State Department of Financial Institutions

Personal Savings

Information about savings accounts, building an emergency savings fund, and saving for retirement.

Savings Accounts

Emergency Savings

Saving for Retirement

Helpful Websites and Resources

  • Washington Asset Building Coalition
    Your local asset building coalition can help you find local resources for saving. If you're looking for information about local savings programs, IDA programs, Earned Income Tax Credit, contact your local asset building coalition.
  • SaveandInvest.org
    Investor resources for military families and investors 55+ from the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA).
  • America Saves
    The America Saves program encourages all Americans to save money, reduce debt and build wealth.
  • Choose to Save
    National public education and outreach program dedicated to raising awareness about the need to plan and save for long-term personal financial security.
  • Ballpark Retirement Estimate Calculator
    Calculator to estimate how much you will need to retire.
  • Washington Able Savings Plan
    The Washington Able Savings plan empowers people with disabilities to save for qualified expenses and invest for the future without disrupting federal benefits.