Finances

You need money to live out your dreams.

Informed financial choices help you reach your dreams and goals. As your friends and neighbors, Extension educators are here to help you explore financial choices and decisions. Workshops are offered in your local communities. Many workshops are featured as live online webinars or videos. Join our mailing list to be notified of upcoming workshops.

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Whether your financial goals include security, adventure, status, growth, or something different, there’s always  something new to learn about finances! It can be hard to find timely, unbiased financial information online. Illinois Extension can provide research-based, expert advice for all stages of life. Find help on these financial topics:

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE: Financial education and coaching can make a huge difference in people’s lives. Money Mentors volunteers offer unbiased resources and quality information at key, timely moments. Illinois Extension educators provide research-based training to volunteers who want to help others with their personal finances. We'll give you all the training you need to make a difference in the financial health of your neighbors. Volunteer as a Money Mentor.

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