Tag: money

UF/IFAS Wakulla Extension Open House on June 23, 2012 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

[portfolio_slideshow] The growing season is here and there are some wonderful locally grown foods readily available.  Local gardens and orchards are bursting with fruits and vegetables. Locally produced, home grown fruits and vegetables have some very attractive features… Read More

Child Poverty Increasing

Courtesy of Shelley Swenson Family and Consumer Sciences/ Expanded Food and Nutrition Program UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension When we think of poor children, the images of starving children across the world may come to mind. However…Read more about… Read More

America Saves Partner Update

New Downloadable One-Pagers America Saves, along with Tennessee Saves, Utah Saves, and Virginia Saves, created downloadable one-pagers and posters to use at events and VITA sites. All of the resources are editable and you can even add your… Read More

HOW DO I START SAVING?

Where Do I Start? When it comes to saving money, the sooner you start the better. It’s not an act that’s accomplished overnight, but a process that happens gradually and grows over time. Just remember, slow and steady… Read More

Consumer Debt Management Options

Courtesy of Shelley Swenson Family and Consumer Sciences Expanded Food and Nutrition UF IFAS/Wakulla County Extension By Lisa M. Leslie, Elaine Courtney, Julie England, and Michael S. Gutter2 When a consumer has unwanted debt or high amounts of… Read More

FAMU Small Business Development Center Offers Business Classes

By Shelley Swenson Family and Consumer Sciences Expanded Food and Nutrition Program UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension In cooperation with FAMU Small Business Development Center Announces Upcoming Training Events including Starting Your Business Writing a Business Plan… Read More

Mom V.S. Money

Courtesty of Shelley Swenson Family and Consumer Sciences/ Expanded Food and Nutrition Program UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension Through our Master Money Mentor Program we have another connection to University of Florida resources. Read this article by one of… Read More

IT’S TIME TO SPREAD THE GOOD WORD, VITA!

Courtesty of Shelley Swenson Family and Consumer Sciences/ Expanded Food and Nutrition Program UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension Through our Master Money Mentor Program we have another connection to University of Florida resources. Read this article by one of… Read More

Retirement Plans

Retirement Planning The amount of money needed for a financially secure retirement depends for the most part upon your age, your health, family composition, and your lifestyle goals for retirement. There is no easy answer to the question… Read More

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