Three FREE online seminars are offered during Okaloosa Saves Week to assist in managing money effectively. All you need is a computer with internet to learn and interact with the following online classes:
3 Keys to Successful Savings
Create SMART goals, find money to save, make a savings plan, and choose the right savings accounts to reach your goals.
Goal – Based Investing
Learn how to use a goal-based investment strategy to achieve financial goals. Learn to effectively develop a financial plan and choose investment accounts that work for particular goals.
Tips for Tax Preparation & Filing
Review options for free tax filing, tax credits & tax deductions. Tips to analyze returns to help with financial decisions.
Okaloosa Saves Week is February 24 through March 1, 2013, businesses and organizations are encouraged to take advantage of the benefits of participation for employees and the organization overall. Host a seminar for employees or distribute information about Savings. Information and ideas can be provided to you by calling the Okaloosa County Extension Office, at 850.689.5855 or by visiting okaloosasaves.org. Okaloosa Saves is part of the national initiative America Saves http://americasaves.org .
Okaloosa County and University of Florida Extension Office provide education classes on agriculture, marine sciences, family and consumer sciences, horticulture, natural resources and water quality, as well as 4-H, and other youth programs. For more details, visit http://okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu or call 850-689-5850.