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Basic Budgeting Workshop

Basic Budgeting is a free workshop designed to help people learn the skills and strategies they need to meet monthly household expenses and build savings. Participants will learn to develop a spending and saving plan, discuss goal setting and identify community resources

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Rent Smart

RENT SMART – Renting affordable housing is a big step. Learn all the financial, legal, and practical details of becoming a successful renter… Tuesday August 22nd AND Thursday August 24th~1 pm – 4:30 pm ~ Chequamegon Clinic Community Room, Ashland ~ Pre-registration Required: call the UW-Extension Ashland County office at 715-682-7017.

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Money Management Coach Training

Money Management Coach Training for agency staff, educators, and volunteers who work with individuals or families on household money management issues. Registration is required by Wednesday, May 17, 2017 -$20 fee – Space is limited. CEU’s available.

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Free Financial Coaching

Need help stretching those dollars? UW-Extension offers free financial coaching for Bayfield County residents. Financial coaches are Family Living Educators or trained volunteers who can help families set financial goals, create a monthly budget, reduce debt, and gain financial stability. If you’re interested in financial coaching, contact Bayfield County UW-Extension at 715-373-6104 ext 252

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Dealing With A Drop In Income

Sometimes a household’s income drops suddenly because of a job layoff, an illness or death, or a divorce. It’s natural to feel shocked or panicked or to want to ignore the situation.  Whatever the cause, the best thing you can do is to figure out if your new income covers all of your current expenses. […]

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