Family Finance

Small Steps to Health and Wealth provides motivation for resolutions

Small Steps to Health and Wealth is a national cooperative extension program developed to motivate Americans to take action to simultaneously improve their health and personal finances. The program is offering a SSHW Challenge (PDF) to motivate people to achieve their personal self-improvement goals.

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.

Family financial resources

For more assistance, visit these Family and Consumer Economic websites:

Money management

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