Family Resiliency Educators Provide Online Programming

By Sara Croymans, Extension Educator, Family Resiliency

June 2020

Family resiliency resourcesAs a result of COVID-19 the UMN Extension Family Resiliency Educators have increased their online programming opportunities for Minnesotans. We encourage you to participate in one or more of the following webinars and to share these opportunities with your networks:

Budgeting 201: Managing a Plan

Thursday, June 4; 3-4 pm or 7- 8 pm

This webinar will provide tips and strategies for managing your spending plan. Discover ways to make changes to save money, manage debt, and plan for future goals. Register 

COVID-19 Scams

Tuesday, June 9; 10-11 am or 7-8 pm

Beware of COVID-19 Scams! This webinar will help you spot COVID-19 related scams, learn how to avoid the scams, and identify where and how to file a complaint. Register 

Rental Crisis (for professionals)

Thursday, June 11; 9-10 am

The RentWise curriculum is uniquely designed for those professionals who teach tenants the skills to avoid legal confrontations, stressing dual responsibilities between tenants and property managers, helping them to acquire, sustain and aspire to meet their housing goals. Register 

Preparing your Finances for Disasters & Pandemics

Tuesday, June 16; 11 am-noon

Are you financially prepared to survive the next disaster or pandemic? Plan to participate in this webinar to learn specific strategies to increase your financial resilience. Register 

Financing Higher Education: Best Practice Process Model

Wednesday, June 17; 10-11 am

Whether you are thinking about enrolling in higher education or struggling to repay student loans, it helps to have a plan in place. In this webinar, you will learn how to use a three-step best practice model to make better choices about your education investment before you take out loans, while you are in school, and when it’s time to repay the debt. Register 

More Online Programs

Additional webinars on Advance Care Planning; Saving Money at the Grocery Store; Small Steps to Health & Wealth; Declutters; and more are being scheduled for later June and July. Check out our new UMN Extension Family News to stay current with information, resources, and programming.  Also follow us on Facebook and Twitter @UMNExtFD. To find additional Extension online offerings, visit the University of Minnesota Extension events and courses page.

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