Halloween Save 10 Video: 'Don't Be THAT House' Because You Didn't Save for Retirement

WASHINGTON, Oct. 29, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Entries for the Save 10 Initiative’s nationwide video contest have taken a Halloween theme, showing spooky reasons why everyone should save 10 percent of their income toward retirement.

One entrant submitted a video features trick-or-treaters being handed slips of paper that say ‘IOU’ instead of candy.  “Don’t be THAT house in your golden years,” the video warns. “Save 10 for retirement!”
 
Watch the full video here: http://bit.ly/1P7W22h

A second video features costumed children going door-to-door for candy and then counting up the candy at the kitchen table. “This is NOT a retirement plan,” the video says. “Save 10 for retirement!”
  
The goal of the nationwide ‘Save 10 Stories’ video contest is to increase retirement savings in America by highlight the most innovative and creative reasons “Who, When, Why or How” everyone should save at least 10 percent of their income for retirement.
 
The contest includes a grand prize of $10,000 and nine first place prizes worth $1,000 each.  Contest winners will each pledge to save 10 percent of their winnings to retirement savings.
 
To submit a Save 10 video, read the contest rules and learn more about the Save 10 initiative, visit www.Save10.org.

The Financial Services Roundtable represents the largest integrated financial services companies providing banking, insurance, payment and investment products and services to the American consumer. Member companies participate through the Chief Executive Officer and other senior executives nominated by the CEO. FSR member companies provide fuel for America’s economic engine, accounting for $92.7 trillion in managed assets, $1.2 trillion in revenue, and 2.3 million jobs. Learn more at FSRoundtable.org

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING. See complete Official Rules for how to enter and restrictions. The Save 10  Stories Contest is open to legal residents of the 50 United States, Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia who are at least 13 years of age or have reached the age of capacity to enter into contracts under the laws of their state. Contest begins at 12:00:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time (“EDT”) on October 10, 2015 and ends at 11:59:59 AM Eastern Savings Time (“EST”) on February 17, 2016. Void outside the 50 United States, Puerto Rico and District of Columbia, and void where otherwise prohibited. To enter and view complete Official Rules, visit www.Save10.org.  Sponsored by Financial Services Roundtable, 600 13th Street, NW, Suite 400, Washington, D.C. 20005.
 

CONTACT: Erika Reynoso
         erika.reynoso@fsroundtable.org 
         Senior Communications Manager
         Financial Services Roundtable