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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
MoneyWise
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MoneyWise

Cathy F. Bowen, Ph.D.

This flyer explains some of the ways Penn State Extension can help you manage your money. More
Bouncing Back When Your Income Drops 10: Protecting Retirement Benefits
Bouncing Back When Your Income Drops 10: Protecting Retirement Benefits - Articles Articles
This publication helps you and your family protect your retirement benefits after sudden unemployment. More
Bouncing Back When Your Income Drops 2: Working Together as a Family
Bouncing Back When Your Income Drops 2: Working Together as a Family - Articles Articles
This publication explains how income loss affects every aspect of a family's life, including the emotional well-being of all family members. More
Bouncing Back When Income Drops 5: Paying Creditors and Keeping Your Reputation
Bouncing Back When Income Drops 5: Paying Creditors and Keeping Your Reputation - Articles Articles
This publication explains steps you can take to work with your creditors to protect your financial reputation. It includes advice about prioritizing bills, and examining income and expenses. More
Bouncing Back When Your Income Drops 8: Finding New Employment
Bouncing Back When Your Income Drops 8: Finding New Employment - Articles Articles
This publication explains how to identify career options and find new employment. It includes information about writing resumes and cover letters, filling out applications, and going on interviews. More
Bouncing Back When Your Income Drops 3: Checking Financial Resources
Bouncing Back When Your Income Drops 3: Checking Financial Resources - Articles Articles
This publication explains how the loss of income can help families make positive changes. It can be a new beginning to take control of your financial resources. More
Bouncing Back When Your Income Drops 1: Making Sense of My Losses
Bouncing Back When Your Income Drops 1: Making Sense of My Losses - Articles Articles
The first in a series of publications about rebounding from unemployment, this publication helps explain the emotional responses to job loss. More
Saving While Shopping: After Grocery Shopping
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Saving While Shopping: After Grocery Shopping

Robin Kuleck, RN, MSEd

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Properly storing groceries after purchase can maintain freshness, nutrients and reduce food waste. More
Saving While Shopping at Home
Saving While Shopping at Home - Videos Videos

Saving While Shopping at Home

Robin Kuleck, RN, MSEd

Many people loathe grocery shopping. Planning menus and writing a grocery list saves both time and money as well as assures your family is eating healthy meals. More
Save While Shopping at the Grocery Store
Save While Shopping at the Grocery Store - Videos Videos

Save While Shopping at the Grocery Store

Robin Kuleck, RN, MSEd

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Time is money. You might be surprised to learn that you can save money on your grocery bill even before you get to the store by adopting these practices. More
Nutrition Links - Teaching People to Eat Better for Less
Nutrition Links - Teaching People to Eat Better for Less - Videos Videos
Penn State Extension Nutrition Links offers free nutrition education to people eligible for public assistance to gain knowledge and skills necessary to achieve a healthful diet on a limited budget. More
My Monthly Spending Plan
My Monthly Spending Plan - Articles Articles

My Monthly Spending Plan

Cathy F. Bowen, Ph.D., Rebecca Escott

This article features a spending plan calendar and tips to make your plan work. More
Preparing for Emergencies: A Consumer's Guide
Preparing for Emergencies: A Consumer's Guide - Articles Articles
This article aims to help you prepare your home and family for emergency situations. More
Saving Water Outside the Home
Saving Water Outside the Home - Videos Videos
Many opportunities for water conservation exist outside of your home including plant and watering choices. More
Saving Water in the Home
Saving Water in the Home - Videos Videos
Out of all the methods for water conservation, household water use is what consumers have the most control over. More
Why Conserve Water?
Why Conserve Water? - Videos Videos
The video provides information on the importance of water conservation and offers tips on reducing your water usage. More
Financial Security in Life: Finding Money to Save
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Financial Security in Life: Finding Money to Save

Marilyn Furry, Ph.D., Valerie Manganello

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
Financial Security in Life: Conquering College Costs - Articles Articles

Financial Security in Life: Conquering College Costs

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

Parents saving for their children's college education face a confusing maze of ways to save and pay for higher education. More
Financial Security in Life: Pay-Yourself-First
Financial Security in Life: Pay-Yourself-First - Articles Articles
Pay-yourself-first is a simple concept that paves the way for wealth accumulation or an upcoming need you may have. 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
Cutting Credit Costs: Annual Percentage Rates and Yields
Cutting Credit Costs: Annual Percentage Rates and Yields - Articles Articles
This article features questions and answers about annual percentage rates and their importance. 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 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: Using Community Resources
Bouncing Back When Your Income Drops: Using Community Resources - Articles Articles
Losing a job or income can be frightening for individuals and their families. Fortunately, many services can help families during this stressful time. More
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