Families & Consumer Sciences

Family & Consumer Sciences provides educational programs focused on: Nutrition, Health & Food Safety Provide adults and youth with knowledge and skills regarding nutrition, diet, and health. Programs include classes, media, and outreach efforts. Family Nutrition Program and the National Diabetes Prevention Program are examples of programs offered in Walton County. Personal Financial Education Provide educational …

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America Saves Online Challenge ~ FAQs

America Saves Financial Challenge FAQs Revised February 2015 Daily Challenge Activities Can you count mandatory pension payroll deductions as part of the $5 a day savings? No. The Challenge will only give you points for voluntary savings. This includes voluntary contributions to tax-deferred savings plans at work such as 401(k), 403(b), and Section 457 plans. …

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America Saves Online Challenge ~ Twitter Chat

America Saves Challenge Twitter Chat (#eXASchat) Sponsored by eXtension: http://www.extension.org/personal_finance Join this special simultaneous Google Hangout and Twitter chat to celebrate America Saves Week and kick off the America Saves Financial Challenge (http://bit.ly/MoneyChallenge2015). Our guests for the discussion on the Google Hangout (video chat) and Twitter chat include Dr. Barbara O’Neill, CFP® (Rutgers University), Ricki …

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America Saves Online Challenge ~ Materials

Challenge yourself. Improve your financial health. Gain tools and resources to meet your financial goals. For registration information visit: bit.ly/MoneyChallengeAbout To download or print out the Promotional Flyer click: 2015 Online Challenge promo flyer   For more information: http://bit.ly/MoneyChallenge2015  

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Make Your Tax Refund Work for You

It’s easy for us to think of this year’s tax refund as free money coming to us courtesy of Uncle Sam. However, the truth of the matter is that the check you receive is a return of your own hard earned money. And since you’re going to get your own money back, why not use …

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America Saves Online Challenge ~ $250 in 5 Weeks!

Challenge Yourself to Take the 5 Week Money Challenge! Save $250 in Five Weeks! The America Saves Five-Week Money Challenge    Week #                 Savings Deposit           Total Saved* Week 1 $25   (7 days @ $3.57)            $   25 Week 2 $35   (7 days @ $5.00)            $   60 Week 3 $50   (7 days @ $7.14)            $ …

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America Saves Online Challenge ~ News Release

How are Your Money Habits? 2015 America Saves Financial Challenge Begins February 22 Make 2015 the year you get your finances in order. Join us for the America Saves Financial Challenge, Feb. 22-March 28. Whether you are in great financial shape or desperately trying to manage your money, the Financial Challenge will help! All of …

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America Saves Online Challenge ~ Participant Tracker

The America Saves Online Challenge Participant Tracking form can be downloaded by clicking: America Saves Challenge Tracking Form 2015.

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Family Nutrition in Action Dec/Jan

IN THIS ISSUE:  Warm Up with Family Meals  Sweet and Healthy Dessert  Try It, Like It: Brussels Sprouts  Recipe: Tangy Brussels Sprouts   For the full newsletter click: Family Nutrition in Action Dec_Jan Newsletter 2014_15

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Family Nutrition in Action October/November

In This Issue: *Eating on the go *Leftovers: Keep your family safe *Container Gardens *Recipe: Rainbow coleslaw *MyPlate Tips To read the full newsletter click Family Nutrition in Action Oct_Nov Newsletter 2014

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Healthy Halloween Treats

Healthy Halloween Treats Tuesday, October 21 from 5:30-7:30 pm UF/IFAS Extension Walton County, 732 North 9th Street, DeFuniak Springs Pre-registration required. $10 per person (Includes materials, crafts and snacks) Call 850-892-8172 Click Here to view flyer: Healthy Halloween Treats

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