Money Matters, Solutions for Better Living in These Tough Economic Times

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Money Matters

The following articles have information about important benefits for families, tax implications of property and job loss, tools to assist with personal and family financial planning, and information about key tax credits your family may qualify for.


• Take steps to be financially ready before disaster strikes
• How can I be better prepared for a financial disaster?
• Grab-and-go box
• Getting the most out of your money
• Making a spending plan
• Living on less: 114 Ideas
• Little things add up
• Just lost your job? Don’t panic!
• Shopping for consumer credit
• Choosing a credit card: Read the fine print
• Finding ways to fill the gap
• How to tell if you have a credit emergency
• Protecting yourself against identity theft
• Tax credits for people who work
• Get more of your refund throughout the year
• Getting a tax refund? Make it work for you
• What do you know about Missouri landlord-tenant law?
• The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act
• Cut down on how much gas you use and save
• When creditors are predators
• Payday loan fact sheet


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Last update: Wednesday, March 18, 2009