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Through the ages, we're here to help.

Illinois Extension educators have advice to carry you through all the stages of life: college, family, children, retirement. Listen to our Family Feuds podcast.

Is this your first gig at adulting?

College may be the first time you're making your own decisions about money. From takeout meals to apartment leases, bad habits can be costly and stay with you for years to come. Illinois Extension has advice to walk you through the early financial situations you'll face in college. Read our blogs or reach out to a Money Mentor to get started on the right path to financial security.