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Fearless Financial Future 2023

Decluttering Your Life

Does the clutter in your house cause you stress? Is the clutter a cause for conflict with other family members? Do you want less clutter but you are too overwhelmed to begin? No one goes through life without accumulating stuff, but many of us struggle to keep up with the clutter in our lives. Over time, people accumulate unused and unnecessary items, cluttering their homes, garages, and basements.  In this episode, Personal Finance expert Kathy Sweedler and Chelsea Byers, Family Life Educator...
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Cottage Food & Second Gigs

The last few years have seen an increase in the percentage of self-employed according to a recent report from the St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank. As of February 2022, self-employed workers made up almost 11% of employed workers in the U.S. Are you looking for an opportunity for self-employment while doing something you enjoy? Cottage Food might be just what you are looking for, and Illinois Extension has excellent resources about Cottage Food Law that may benefit you or someone you know.  In...
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