October 12, 2023

Celebrate National Savings Day

A holiday we created to help you feel more confident with your finances.

Learn how to manage and make the most of your money

At Capital One, we’re on a mission to Change Banking For Good—not only on National Savings Day, but every day! And financial literacy is at the root of that mission. A good grasp on the basics, after all, lays the foundation for a strong financial future.


Take control of your finances with a free financial literacy course

Let's face it, navigating finances can be confusing. That's why we're partnering with Khan Academy to deliver a financial literacy course that breaks down complex financial concepts.

The course is made up of easy-to-understand, self-paced units on everything from budgeting and saving, to credit and debt, to retirement planning.

Best of all, it's FREE for everyone! Kick off your own financial literacy journey today with CapitalOne and Khan Academy.

How to get involved

Spread the wealth

Share your savings tips on social using the hashtag #NationalSavingsDay!

Save at our Cafés

Capital One cardholders save 50% off handcrafted beverages every day. Sip sip hooray!

Knowledge is power

Our Money & Life Program provides one-on-one mentoring and self-guided exercises to help turn your dreams into reality.

Start working towards your goals

"Our goal every two weeks was to have $10 to deposit.”

Hear how Yolandri and Elpidio went from saving money—sometimes just loose change—on a biweekly basis to becoming homeowners and pursuing a $25,000 savings goal. Every step counts!

Save today for tomorrow

"In the beginning, I don't think I had a lot of confidence around money."

The current economy can make saving feel daunting. Opening a high-yield 360 Performance Savings account has helped Kevin save and protect the value of his money at the same time.

Let your money work for you


Capital One founded National Savings Day to empower people to feel more confident about their relationship with money and to provide education on how to save in a way that feels easy and authentic. This day marks the perfect time to learn new savings skills or brush up on what you already know.

Take advantage of free tools and resources available to you through Capital One. The Khan Academy financial literacy course is available as a series of units. In addition to the Khan Academy course, Capital One’s Money & Life program helps you plan out your goals in life and think through how your financial behaviors connect to those goals. It's free for everyone—whether you bank with Capital One or not.

At Capital One, we believe that people deserve to feel confident, capable and in control when it comes to their money. And we know that financial literacy is one key. When people are more financially literate, they are able to make better decisions about their financial futures.

You can access the course for free through the Khan Academy website. Simply click in and navigate to the Financial Literacy section to get started. While we recommend accessing the units on your laptop, they are also accessible on smartphones and tablets, too. Lessons are organized into groupings called units. Depending on your needs, learners are free to tackle financial literacy topics at the level of individual lessons, by unit, or the whole course.