Families & Consumers

Extension Family and Consumer Sciences Programs help Florida families meet the practical challenges of daily life. Family economic stability and well-being are promoted through programs on money management and consumer education.  The Okaloosa Saves program is part of the national initiative, America Saves.  Programs on food, nutrition, health and weight management encourage physical and mental …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/fnc/2012/02/28/families-consumers/

Teach Children to Save 2014

The 2014 Teach Children to Save program begins April 21st. Any youth 18 or younger can participate.  Learn More! Financial Institution Information Teach Children to Save flyer   Contact us for more information!

Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/fnc/2014/03/27/teach-children-to-save-2014/

Welcome to America Saves Financial Challenge

Dear America Saves Challenge Participant: Welcome to the online 2014 America Saves Challenge (ASC). This free five-week program, open to anyone who enrolls online through March 2, 2014, will be held from Sunday, February 23, 2014 through Saturday, March 29, 2014, for a total of 35 days. Research indicates that it only takes about 21 …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/fnc/2014/02/25/welcome-to-america-saves-financial-challenge/

Women & Money: Unique Issues

UF/IFAS Extension Offices in Okaloosa, Walton & Santa Rosa counties are offering a Women and Money: Unique Issues educational series. At some point in their life, women are likely to be solely responsible for financial decision making. This series is designed to provide women with information and encouragement about being financially successful. No matter where …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/fnc/2013/09/09/women-money-unique-issues/

Financial Management Webinars

ARCHIVED WEBINARS Log On and Learn Financial Webinars from the University of Florida/IFAS Extension These webinars are archived on the GoToTraining website. • Before you click a link, make sure you have Windows Media Player version 9 or above. • Then click on the link, register with your name and email address. This allows us …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/fnc/2013/05/17/financial-management-webinars-2/

Helping Children with Self-Control

Self-control is an important skill for all children to learn. In other words, individuals know right from wrong or have power to control their own actions. Self-control is the ability to think before you act, rather than being controlled by your feelings. These lessons start in the first year of life, but it is never …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/fnc/2013/05/10/helping-children-with-self-control/

Financial Management Webinars

Log On and Learn Financial Webinars from the University of Florida/IFAS Extension in Hillsborough,Lake, Duval and Okaloosa Counties. ARCHIVED WEBINARS

Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/fnc/2013/04/12/financial-management-webinars/

2013 Money Calendar

MoneyCalendarExpenseCharts 2013MMC(FINAL) Using a calendar is a great way to manage your finances. Use the attached calendar or stop by your local UF/IFAS Extension office to get a printed copy. You can also download the Expense Charts to use from your computer. Use these tools to gain control of your money!

Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/fnc/2013/03/22/2013-money-calendar/

Consent Form for America Saves Challenge

Participant Informed Consent_2013SavesChallenge

Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/fnc/2013/03/22/consent-form-for-america-saves-challenge/

America Saves Challenge Coming Soon!

Get ready for the America Saves Challenge Feb. 24-March 2!

Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/fnc/2013/02/05/america-saves-challenge-coming-soon/

America Saves Challenge

America Saves Challenge Flyer 2013 America Saves Challenge Tracking Form-01-13 Setting a goal is the first step in taking charge of your finances.  But how do you stay on track to meet that goal?  The America Saves Challenge will help you do just that! As part of America Saves Week (February 25-March 2, 2013), a …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu/fnc/2013/02/05/america-saves-challenge/

Older posts «