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Income Tax

Income tax time is stressful for many people. Tax management involves minimizing the effects of taxes in order to help maintain a lifestyle compatible with your goals and aspirations. It is important that you take every opportunity to… Read More

Coping With A Money Crunch

Consumer choice is a fundamental problem for all human beings. It is also a complex problem because there are many new products, services, and ways of doing things being developed all the time. It’s even more difficult to… Read More

Worst Diet Schemes of 2011

Courtesty of Shelley Swenson Family and Consumer Sciences/ Expanded Food and Nutrition Program UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension “Weight loss schemes are more lucrative and offensive than ever,” said Francie M. Berg, a licensed nutritionist and adjunct professor at… Read More

Five Ways to Save $100 or More

Shelley Swenson Family and Consumer Sciences/ Expanded Food and Nutrition Program UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension Today’s challenge is to find $100 to save. We all want to save money. It’s the “how” that causes some confusion. Below are… Read More

Eating Habits of Low-Income Families

Shelley Swenson Family and Consumer Sciences/ Expanded Food and Nutrition Program UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension Last year I received a grant to offer training to child care providers on ways to encourage children to eat more nutritious foods. … Read More

Financial Security Webinar

AARP’s Financial Security Team will hold a webinar for couples, just a few days shy of Valentine’s Day! The webinar, Social Security and Couples, will provide information on Social Security benefits, how benefits may differ depending on whether… Read More

Financial Security Webinar

AARP’s Financial Security Team will hold a webinar for couples, just a few days shy of Valentine’s Day! The webinar, Social Security and Couples, will provide information on Social Security benefits, how benefits may differ depending on whether… Read More

The Green Scene “November”

Being Green:  The Conservation House At the recent Mighty Mullet Festival, Sustainable Big Bend volunteers and I provided an educational booth featuring simple changes that can be easily made in your home to save energy.  It was a… Read More