Category: Money Matters

The Living On My Own Financial Education Program Comes to Wakulla on August 2!

What is Living On My Own? Living On My Own (LOMO) is a hands-on, real-life simulation.  In this activity,  youth experience their futures in a fun and exciting way. During the program, participants learn how to make healthy… Read More

Pressure Cooker Class Shows How to Make the Most of Popular Device

By now, you’ve probably heard someone rave about their electric pressure cooker. Able to cook food more quickly than other kitchen appliances, these devices have recently surged in popularity. Sarah Ellis noticed the enthusiasm for the devices when… Read More

Summer 2019 Live, Interactive, Personal Finance Webinars

Live, Interactive, Online Personal Finance Classes University of Florida/IFAS Extension Hillsborough County invites you to attend these educational webinars. All are 12:00pm -1:00pm EST. Cost = Free. 3 Session Webinar Series: Critical Steps to Financial Success June 27:… Read More

Borrowing for College? Read This First!

Article and audio introduction by Samantha Kennedy, Family and Consumer Sciences Interest Rates Have Dropped Interest rates in federal student loans are decreasing an average of 0.5 percent for the 2019-2020 academic year. This may not sound like… Read More