Family Finance Resources

Upcoming Classes

Your Money Your Future - Do You have More Month Than Money?

 

Make the Smart Choice About Health Insurance

  • Online January 19, 2015:  6:00 - 8:00 PM

Your Money - Your Goals Training for Service Providers

Your Money, Your Goalsis a toolkit that social services organizations, clergy or volunteers can use to help their clients set goals, choose financial products and build skills in managing money, credit, and debt.

Online April 13, 14, 16:  6:00 - 8:00 PM

The toolkit can be used to help clients:

  • Make spending decisions that can help them reach their goals
  • Order and fix credit reports
  • Avoid tricks and traps as they choose financial products
  • Make decisions about repaying debts and taking on new debt
  • Keep track of their income and bills
  • Decide if they need a checking account and understand what they need to open one
     

Finances of Caregiving

Online 6:00 - 8:00 PM, March 5, 12, 19, 26, April 2, 9

$20 Registration Fee

Being a family caregiver comes with many responsibilities. Serving as a caregiver may stir up feelings of guilt as families struggle with what is best for the person in need and how it affects the rest of the family. One area that may not receive careful consideration is planning for a caregiver’s retirement if he or she reduces or gives up employment to help out another family member.  Understanding your choices means knowing your current situation. This program guides you through finding and collecting that information. It will take time, but it will be time well spent.

Classes are recorded for viewing later if unable to attend every class. When you are done with this class, you will have a notebook created that will help you make the right decisions.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Managing Tough Times -- Tips from ISU Extension and eXtension.org.

Weekly Column - Archived

Gift Cards

Tax Credits

Making Work Pay Credit

Refund Anticipation Loans

Wise Use of a Refund

Earth Day Ways

Closing Credit Card Accounts

Credit Card Inquiries

Estate Planning

Go Generic

Marriage Merges Credit

10 Reason to NOT Tap your 401K

Advanced Earned Income Credit

Applying for College Financial Aide

Summer Expenses

School Expenses May Qualify

Saving for Emergencies

Renters Insurance

If There's A Wedding In Your Future

Free Credit Report

College Savings Plans

Safe Place To Grow Your Money

Can't Pay House Payment

Certificates of Deposit

Sales Tax Holiday

Protecting Aging Parent ID

No Means No

 

 

 

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