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America Saves Week: from the Vault…

Retirement Planning

$ave! Tips 7 & 8

7. Change Your Living Situation Yes, this is a big change – but it also has big financial rewards. If you have extra space in your house, try renting out a room, either permanently or to travelers using… Read More

America Saves Week: from the Vault…

You and your family need to set goals and establish a plan for earning, saving, and spending money. Lack of planning may lead to serious difficulties. Planned spending is the first step for solving family money problems. Design… Read More

$ave! Tips 5 & 6

5. Vow to Reuse, Repair, and Repurpose Instead of Buying New Every time you think about buying something new, ask yourself – do you really need it, or can you make do with something you already have or… Read More

2013 America Saves Challenge

Extension Small Steps to Health a Wealth – 2013 America Saves Challenge The Cooperative Extension system is launching an online challenge called “2013 America Saves Challenge.”  This free five-week program, open to anyone who enrolls online, will be… Read More

$ave! Tips 3 & 4

3. Check If You’re Being Over-Serviced It’s easy to “set it and forget it,” paying the same bills every month. This week, take a look at your regular services – are you using all of your cell phone… Read More

$ave! Tips 1 & 2

1. Track Your Spending, and Make a Budget Understanding where your money is going is the best way to start saving, which is why your first step is to make a budget. It might be that, once you… Read More

10 Ways to $ave

10 Ways to Save $100 During America Saves Week By Meg Favreau, Senior Editor of personal finance blog Wise Bread. Money is like a cake. When you get that delicious dessert, it can be tempting to eat it… Read More

Set.Plan.Save!

This America Saves Week: Set a Goal. Make a Plan. Save Automatically.   ByKatie Bryan, America Saves Communications Manager. The theme for America Saves Week 2013 is more than just a theme; it’s is the essence of a… Read More

Women’s Financial Management Series

Shelley Swenson Family and Consumer Sciences/ Expanded Food and Nutrition Program UF/IFAS Wakulla County Extension Women’s Financial Management Series Consider hosting this event at your church, social group, or let me know if you would like to be… Read More