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Getting Your Affairs in Order
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Getting Your Affairs in Order

Marilyn Furry, Ph.D.

Information on organizing your records, making decisions, transferring property, planning for final arrangements, and documenting your preferences. More
Financial Life Skills: Start with Mutual Funds
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This article for the beginning investor explains what mutual funds are, ways you can make money on mutual funds, the objectives of mutual funds, types of mutual funds, and more. More
Bouncing Back When Your Income Drops 10: Protecting Retirement Benefits
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This publication helps you and your family protect your retirement benefits after sudden unemployment. More
Spending Decisions: A Money Management Activity for Adults
Spending Decisions: A Money Management Activity for Adults - Articles Articles
This publication provides an activity that demonstrates that spending decisions must be made with limited dollars More
The Build-a-Budget Book
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The Build-a-Budget Book

Marilyn Furry, Ph.D.

This workbook-formerly known as the Fudge-It Budget Book-offers six steps toward managing your family's money. More
Family Time, Spring: Child Ages 2-3
Family Time, Spring: Child Ages 2-3 - Articles Articles
Strong, healthy families don't just happen. They take planning and work by each member. This publication provides activities for strengthening the family. More
El Libro para Hacer un Presupuesto
El Libro para Hacer un Presupuesto - Articles Articles
Spanish translation of UI389. More
Bouncing Back When Your Income Drops 4: Spending Priorities
Bouncing Back When Your Income Drops 4: Spending Priorities - Articles Articles
A loss of income forces a family to evaluate its spending. More
Bouncing Back When Your Income Drops: Overview
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Bouncing Back When Your Income Drops: Overview

Cathy F. Bowen, Ph.D., Marilyn Furry, Ph.D.

Losing your job, being laid off, or having your family income decrease is traumatic. More
Bouncing Back When Your Income Drops 6: Cutting Corners
Bouncing Back When Your Income Drops 6: Cutting Corners - Articles Articles
The effects of a reduced income can be managed by economizing. The result will be a more effective use of resources, especially time and money. More
Financial Security in Life: U.S. Savings Bonds
Financial Security in Life: U.S. Savings Bonds - Articles Articles
This article describes what savings bonds are, their advantages and disadvantages, what types are available, and how to buy and redeem them. More
Financial Security in Life: Finding Money to Save
Financial Security in Life: Finding Money to Save - Articles Articles
This article explains how to get started saving, practice good spending habits, and develop strategies that can help you save money. More
Financial Security in Life: Conquering College Costs
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Financial Security in Life: Conquering College Costs

Marilyn Furry, Ph.D., Robin Kuleck, RN, MSEd

Parents saving for their children's college education face a confusing maze of ways to save and pay for higher education. More