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SDSU Extension March 26 Webinar Addresses the Effects of Identity Theft Victimization and How to Recover

March 19, 2019

Victims of identity theft are often negatively impacted by fear, anxiety and loss of trust, according to the Identity Theft Resource Center. To help victims of identity theft and those who serve them, SDSU Extension is presenting a webinar March 26, 2019 at noon central.

Family Finances

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Flood Insurance

The higher amounts of snow this year will increase the chance of flooding and the potential water damage to homes and residential properties. Now is the time to consider purchasing a flood insurance policy.

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Your Money, Your Goals Program to Be Held at Brookings Library

March 07, 2019

SDSU Extension is hosting Your Money, Your Goals March 19, 2019 at the Brookings Public Library, Cooper Room B (515 3rd St.). The program will run from 6 – 7:30 p.m. and is free and open to the public.

Family Finances, Health

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SDSU Extension Helps with Estate and Farm Transition Planning through Workshops

February 15, 2019

SDSU Extension staff offers unique workshops to answer questions involved with estate planning and aid in planning for farm transitions. The Sustaining the Legacy-Estate Planning and Farm Transitions Conferences, developed for all parties involved in the farm or ranch operation will be held in Milbank, beginning March 6, 2019.

Family Finances, Agricultural Land Value

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Prepare Your Finances for Emergencies

When emergencies occur, such as fires, tornadoes, or winter storms, what financial records do you need to take with you or get quickly?

Winter emergency kit in trunk of car.

Winter Car Kits

Prepare a winter car kit to keep yourself safe when traveling during the winter.

A snowy yard outside a red, brick house.

Save Money by Winterizing Your Home

Take steps to reduce your energy usage in the winter by checking your home.

Young girl decorating two cans for saving and spending.

Teaching Children About Money

Children are not born with “money sense.” They learn about money by what they see, hear and experience

A small, wooden house cutout with three stacks of coins to the right. The stacks are get larger as you go right.

Saving for Large Purchases

Large purchases involve setting goals, making plans, and following strategy to keep your savings on pace.

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Saving & Investing: Tools & Calculators

Both saving and investing are important parts of your financial life and there are distinct differences between the two.