Free Personal Finance Advice and Tips for Arkansans


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.

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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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