Tag: money

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

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

Managing Your Credit

Credit Management When you hear people say “charge it,” “finance it,” “buy on time,” or “use a payment plan,” it is the same as “using credit.” Credit means buying something or getting cash now and paying later. When… Read More

Charge It?!

Credit Management When you hear people say “charge it,” “finance it,” “buy on time,” or “use a payment plan,” it is the same as “using credit.” Credit means buying something or getting cash now and paying later. When… Read More

7-Step Spending Plan

by Josephine Turner and Nayda I. Torres via Shelley Swenson Everybody needs to learn how to manage money.  Here is a 7-step exercise to help you. Thousands of Florida citizens have used exercises like this one to learn how to organize… 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