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National ABLE Savings Day

This toolkit contains several ways to encourage state ABLE plans to promote the first ever National ABLE Savings Day. We have organized graphics, created sample social media posts, and drafted both an op-ed for your local paper as well as a press release. Please use any/all of these resources! If you have any questions or … Read more

NAUPA Small Business Communications Toolkit

This toolkit contains several ways to incorporate Small Business Week (April 28 – May 4, 2024) in your efforts to return unclaimed property and communicate with property holders. We have organized graphics, created sample social media posts, and drafted both an op-ed for your local paper as well as a press release. Please use any/all … Read more

A Grandparents Role in Saving for Education Communications Toolkit

This toolkit contains several ways to encourage grandparents to get involved in saving for education. We have organized graphics, created sample social media posts, and drafted both an op-ed for your local paper as well as a press release. Please use any/all of these resources! If you have any questions or would like some additional … Read more

529 Market Volatility Communications Toolkit

With the recent market volatility, it is important to keep in perspective that your child’s dreams and your goals for their future are long-term and boundless. Staying the course is an essential part of keeping those dreams moving forward. Here you will find a sample press release and op-ed to help your office discuss this topic … Read more

NAST Communications Toolkits

Promoting Your Office Just Became Simpler Below you will find the current communications toolkits available to our members in 2023. NAST has organized graphics, created sample social media posts, drafted both an op-ed for your local paper as well as a press release, and even provided sample proclamation language for certain toolkits.  Please note, this … Read more

New Treasurers’ Training 2022-2023

https://youtu.be/TAXYYPKqX9Q New Treasurers’ Training – Class of 2023 Program (PDF) Compiled Slide Deck (PDF) Fundamentals of Cash Management, Investing and Banking Fiduciary Duty and the State Treasury Debt Issuance and Bond Management & State Debt Management Network (SDMN) ABLE Savings Plans Network (ASPN) College Savings Plans Network (CSPN) National Association of Unclaimed Property Administrators (NAUPA) … Read more

Virtual Courses

Free virtual learning courses and primers for NAST members! Being a member of NAST provides you with many continuous learning opportunities, including online. The NAST Foundation is pleased to announce that we have even more learning options for you, your staff, and those you serve for free!  If there is a course or explainer that … Read more

CSPN 529 Holiday Giving Communications Toolkit

In this toolkit you will find several ways to promote saving in 529 plans for the holidays. We have organized graphics, created sample social media posts, and drafted both an op-ed for your local paper as well as a press release. Please use any/all of the resources! If you have any questions or would like … Read more

State-Facilitated Retirement Plans

State’s Retirement Plans Map  For many, saving for retirement is one of the biggest financial goals to plan for in a lifetime. Despite this reality, many people find it challenging to build their retirement savings. This is particularly true when access to an employer-sponsored retirement account, like a 401(k) or 403(b), isn’t an option. Fortunately, several … Read more

College Savings Month Communications Toolkit

In this toolkit you will find several ways to promote saving in 529 plans in honor of College Savings Month. We have organized graphics, created sample social media posts, and drafted both an op-ed for your local paper as well as a press release. Please use any/all of the resources! If you have any questions … Read more