Family Finance

Health Insurance Education Initiative


Regional extension specialists across the state offer fact-based information to help individuals and families better understand the health care law and make informed health insurance decisions. Watch these videos to help you understand what the health care law means for you and your family along with how to enroll in health insurance. For more information, visit the Health Insurance Education Initiative Web page.

ACA and SHOP Marketplace Training

Agents and Brokers - Join us for FREE CEUs!

University of Missouri Extension, in partnership with Missouri Foundation for Health, Cover Missouri, and The Mission Center L3C, will be hosting a series of Affordable Care Act (ACA) and Missouri Marketplace Trainings for agents and brokers around the state in September and October.  The workshop curriculum has been approved by the Missouri Department of Insurance.

All agents and brokers who attend will receive three (3) CEU credits at no charge.

Visit for dates, times, and locations.  All trainings will run from 10:30AM to 2:30PM and include lunch at no cost. Please RSVP to Stacy Colley at

Missouri Foundation for Health is a resource for the region, working with communities and nonprofits to generate and accelerate positive changes in health. As a catalyst for change, the Foundation improves the health of Missourians through a combination of partnership, experience, knowledge and funding.

Family financial resources

For more assistance, visit this Family and Consumer Economic website:

Money management

Learn how to spend less with money saving tips: MU Extension publication GH3600, Living on Less