New Ventures Maine (NVME) can help you:

  • Learn to budget
  • Repair your credit
  • Create a savings plan

Our core financial education class:

  • My Money Works 

Other trainings:

  • Budgeting Basics
  • Let’s Talk About Credit
  • Build Your Savings
  • Your Money Personality

Matched Savings Programs

Rainy Day Savings Account

The Rainy Day Savings Account (RDSA) Program offers a matched savings account for income-eligible individuals and families who want to save money to pay for unexpected emergency expenses. This program matches each dollar you deposit in your RDSA, up to $300, with $1 from private donors.

Rainy Day Savings Q & A 2021

FDA RDSA Income Guidelines 2021


Family Development Account

The Family Development Account encourages income-eligible working adults to save for a major purchase. Please contact your local NVME office for details and to apply.

Family Development Account Q&A 2021

ClassDateProgram AreaLocationRegion
Budgeting Basics2022-06-02 June 02, 2022Manage your MoneyONLINE DaytimeStatewide
Matched Savings Information Session2022-06-06 June 06, 2022Manage your MoneyONLINE DaytimeStatewide
Let’s Talk About Credit2022-06-09 June 09, 2022Manage your MoneyONLINE DaytimeStatewide
Build Your Savings2022-06-16 June 16, 2022Manage your MoneyONLINE DaytimeStatewide
My Money Works2022-06-01 June 01, 2022
(ends June 29, 2022)
Manage your MoneyONLINE DaytimeStatewide