Don't become a scam victim!
Many people are looking for ways to help in the aftermath of Ian. One way to help is by donating money to charitable organizations. Unfortunately, while many reputable organizations are doing great work, there are ... READ MORE
Now might be the time to change it! According to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), Florida is in the top 5 states where ID theft complaints were made.
Identity theft is a severe problem, especially for young people just starting to establish ... READ MORE
Help prevent financial fraud abuse in senior adults.
According to the National Center on Elder Abuse, 90% of financial fraud in senior adults is caused by family members or people who know the senior adult well. Sadly, senior adults are financially ... READ MORE
Scammers are doubling their efforts to scam people out of their money and personal information.
According to the Federal Trade Commission site, scammers are doubling their efforts to scam people out of their money and personal information. ... READ MORE
As we continue to monitor COVID-19 in Florida, I wanted to take a moment to update our UF/IFAS Extension community about our current status, best practices and next steps.
Please call your local UF/IFAS Extension office ... READ MORE
Gayle Whitworth, Family & Consumer Sciences Agent
Gifts don’t have to be expensive to mean much. Often, the best gifts are those that come from the
heart and have a personal touch. Listed below are several gifts you can give that don’t ... READ MORE
Do you want to learn about financial risk management seminars next to other growers of Florida in a Central location with meals and educational speakers?
Now is the time! The FAFMC (FL Agriculture Financial Management Conference) is a collaborative ... READ MORE