Three Cobb County winners in Delta Community Credit Union’s Youth Month Essay Contest

    Marietta Daily Journal

    Cobb County-based Delta Community Credit Union announced that three Cobb County students will end the school year $100 richer.

    They were among 11 metro Atlanta students who won a Sandy Savers Savings Account in the Delta Community Credit Union Youth Month Essay Contest, which asked students to explain why it is wise to save money.

    Aashna Kshirsagar, a fifth- grader at East Side Elementary School, wrote in her winning essay that saving money is wise because it allows you to do things that are important to you, such as attend college, and may also protect you in emergencies.

    “Say one day I lose my job,” wrote Aashna. “If I have money saved I can still support myself while I look for work.”

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