By Shelley Swenson Extension Agent III UF-IFAS Wakulla County Extension I am not sure what is happening to me right now, but I am really into the organizing mode. It goes further than cleaning out accumulated clutter:… Read More
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According to the U.S. Census Bureau, by the year 2050 the nation’s elderly population will more than double to 88 million, and the more frail, the over 85 year population will quadruple to 19 million. Older Floridians, their… Read More
By Shelley Swenson Extension Agent III UF-IFAS Wakulla County Extension Here are some of the information requests I received this month and announcements of topics of interest. Phone calls and emails allow me to review topics with Wakulla… Read More
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Who would have thought twenty years ago that we would have the whole world at our fingertips like we do today? Smart phones have such potential to revolutionize our daily lives but too often they become drains instead…. Read More
It’s Easy to Get Started The U.S. Department of the Treasury has launched myRA (my Retirement Account), a new retirement savings account that can help people start saving for their future. If you don’t have access to a… Read More
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How to do it: If you only do one thing for America Saves Week, visit AmericaSavesWeek.org and Assess Your Savings.
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Calling all women!!!! UF/IFAS has just published a series that I believe should be required reading for women of all ages. The series addresses Women and Money—-through a realistic perspective. For the publication series, see http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/topic_series_women_and_money_unique_issues
This is the week for the submission of taxes. If you expect a tax refund, now is the time to consider what you will do with the monies. Don’t let the joy of the moment overshadow good judgment. … Read More
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