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  Category: Office of the State Treasurer


529 Day is 5/29

Office of the State Treasurer | State Treasurer Colleen C. Davis | Date Posted: Wednesday, May 24, 2023

With Memorial Day falling on May 29th, we have the opportunity to remember the heroes of our past and take the opportunity to invest in the heroes of our future…our children. State Treasurer Colleen Davis once again joins the nationwide celebration of saving for higher education. 529 Day, which takes place every year on May […]




Treasurer Davis Prepares for Possible Default

Office of the State Treasurer | State Treasurer Colleen C. Davis | Date Posted: Tuesday, May 23, 2023

Delaware State Treasurer Colleen Davis began taking proactive measures to protect Delaware’s financial interests in anticipation of a potential federal government default. The move comes after U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellin said that, without an agreement to raise the nation’s debt ceiling by June 1, 2023, the federal government could default on its loan obligations.




Treasurer Davis Offers Legislation to Boost Retirement Savings for State Employees

Office of the State Treasurer | State Treasurer Colleen C. Davis | Date Posted: Thursday, April 20, 2023

Bills would reinstate employer match and allow casual/seasonal employees to participate in retirement plan Remaining consistent with her three main priorities; bolstering retirement security and readiness, creating pathways to economic empowerment, and promoting a culture of financial excellence, Treasurer Davis has proposed two pieces of legislation with bi-partisan support designed to support state employees with […]




Delaware Retains AAA Bond Rating

Office of the State Treasurer | State Treasurer Colleen C. Davis | Date Posted: Friday, April 14, 2023

State receives top grade for 23rd consecutive year State Treasurer Colleen Davis announced today that the nation’s three top rating services have all delivered the highest possible rating to Delaware. After presentations from the Office of the State Treasurer, Department of Finance, Office of Management and Budget, and the Governor’s Office, Moody’s, Fitch, and S […]




Local Forums Underway on Delaware EARNS

Office of the State Treasurer | State Treasurer Colleen C. Davis | Date Posted: Wednesday, April 12, 2023

State Treasurer Colleen Davis led the first in a series of public forums to spread the word about the benefits of Delaware EARNS, an upcoming program that will provide workers and employers with access to low-cost retirement savings plans, beginning in January 2025. The Delaware NAACP, the Metropolitan Wilmington Urban League, and the Police Athletic […]







  Category: Office of the State Treasurer

529 Day is 5/29

Office of the State Treasurer | State Treasurer Colleen C. Davis | Date Posted: Wednesday, May 24, 2023

With Memorial Day falling on May 29th, we have the opportunity to remember the heroes of our past and take the opportunity to invest in the heroes of our future…our children. State Treasurer Colleen Davis once again joins the nationwide celebration of saving for higher education. 529 Day, which takes place every year on May […]




Treasurer Davis Prepares for Possible Default

Office of the State Treasurer | State Treasurer Colleen C. Davis | Date Posted: Tuesday, May 23, 2023

Delaware State Treasurer Colleen Davis began taking proactive measures to protect Delaware’s financial interests in anticipation of a potential federal government default. The move comes after U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellin said that, without an agreement to raise the nation’s debt ceiling by June 1, 2023, the federal government could default on its loan obligations.




Treasurer Davis Offers Legislation to Boost Retirement Savings for State Employees

Office of the State Treasurer | State Treasurer Colleen C. Davis | Date Posted: Thursday, April 20, 2023

Bills would reinstate employer match and allow casual/seasonal employees to participate in retirement plan Remaining consistent with her three main priorities; bolstering retirement security and readiness, creating pathways to economic empowerment, and promoting a culture of financial excellence, Treasurer Davis has proposed two pieces of legislation with bi-partisan support designed to support state employees with […]




Delaware Retains AAA Bond Rating

Office of the State Treasurer | State Treasurer Colleen C. Davis | Date Posted: Friday, April 14, 2023

State receives top grade for 23rd consecutive year State Treasurer Colleen Davis announced today that the nation’s three top rating services have all delivered the highest possible rating to Delaware. After presentations from the Office of the State Treasurer, Department of Finance, Office of Management and Budget, and the Governor’s Office, Moody’s, Fitch, and S […]




Local Forums Underway on Delaware EARNS

Office of the State Treasurer | State Treasurer Colleen C. Davis | Date Posted: Wednesday, April 12, 2023

State Treasurer Colleen Davis led the first in a series of public forums to spread the word about the benefits of Delaware EARNS, an upcoming program that will provide workers and employers with access to low-cost retirement savings plans, beginning in January 2025. The Delaware NAACP, the Metropolitan Wilmington Urban League, and the Police Athletic […]