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We know your life is complicated. That's why we have information about health and nutrition, money management, food, home concerns, relationships, and many other topics. Our resources can help you whether you are retired, a first-time parent, a teen, or someone in between.

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gift cardsThe Gift of Gift Cards

Dr. Michael Gutter, a UF/IFAS finance expert, has some tips if gift cards are on your holiday shopping list. More...

womanHaving a Healthy Holiday

Keep you and your family healthy and happy throughout the holidays with these tips. More...

credit cardAvoiding the Holiday Shopping Hangover

UF/IFAS financial expert Dr. Michael Gutters explains how to stay in budget this holiday season. More...

sad girlFighting the Holiday Blues

Follow these feel-good tips to fight the holiday blues and enjoy the seasonal celebrations. More...

moneyFive Steps to Seasonal Savings

Use these five steps to put an end to the post-holiday hangover. More...