Personal Finance Advice and Tips for Arkansans


America Saves Week

Discover tips to build wealth, reduce debt, and increase saving.  America Saves is a campaign designed to encourage people to save and invest.  Learn about tools and resources that will make the most of your financial resources.  The America Saves Campaign begins in January and runs through America Saves Week, February 22-27, 2016. 

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Arkansas Personal Finance Resources

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Most life goals come with a price tag.  Whether it's home ownership, a college education, travel, or a new car - personal finance skills can help you live your dreams. The University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service provides the latest research-based information about personal finance.  Discover ways to increase financial security.  Gain skills to build wealth. Use your resources to make your dreams come true.


Money Tips of the Month

February 2016

Set Your Savings Goals

Winning Ways to Save with IRS Form 8888

January 2016

Money Saving Resolutions

Strategies for Success

Keeping New Year's Resolultions

December 2015

Thanks but No Thanks: Return, Exchange, Re-gift

Charitable Donations

Think Outside the Gift Box


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Basic Money Management

Basic money management skills are critical. See step-by-step instructions for creating your individual financial plan.

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All About Credit

Credit reports, credit scores, debt repayment - credit can be confusing. Discover tips to reduce debt and increase your credit score.

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Saving & Investing

Target resources to reach your personal goals. Find out how to build wealth by saving and investing..

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