When Sara** and David’s** government benefits were suddenly stopped, they came to Family Promise with their 2 kids. Sara and David were both working but struggled to save even when they were receiving their benefits from the government. While they were at Family Promise they learned budgeting techniques. They realized the benefits of saving and the impact financial skills could have on the whole family. They were eventually to make the most of their budget and were able to save for an affordable place to live.