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Costs and Benefits of Vegetable Gardening

FE1092/FE1092 by Kevin Athearn, Hannah Wooten, Liz Felter, Catherine G. Campbell, Jessica M. Ryals, Matthew C. Lollar, Juanita Popenoe, Lorna Bravo, LuAnn Duncan, Christa Court, and Wendy WilberMarch 30, 2021

Gender Affirmation Surgery: Financial Considerations

FY1492/FCS3355 by Chloe W. Swearingen, Megan Donovan, Jorge Ruiz-Menjivar, and Sarah M. EllisMarch 4, 2024A UF/IFAS numbered peer reviewed Fact Sheet. Published by Family Resource Management

Major Asset Classes: A Brief Glossary

FY1483/FCS3352 by Jarrett Tsai, Jorge Ruiz-Menjivar, and Martie GillenMay 22, 2019

Nothing Will Ever Be the Same: Acknowledging and Recovering from the Trauma of Identity Theft Victimization

FY1540/FCS3397by Axton Betz-Hamilton, Randall A. Cantrell, and Heidi Liss RadunovichJune 7, 2024This publication is a fact sheet intended for individuals who are interested in learning basic information about identity theft, victimization, and ways to navigate the process. The publication aims to inform readers and to help victims of identity theft minimize financial and personal setbacks. Written by Axton Betz-Hamilton, Randall A. Cantrell, and Heidi Liss Radunovich, and published by the UF/IFAS Department of Family, Youth and Community Sciences, June 2024.

Pyramids to Urns: Funeral Costs and Options

FY023/FCS5201 by Mary N. HarrisonDecember 18, 2018

Saving and Investing “Need to Knows” for Military Families

FY1533/FCS3391by Barbara O’Neill, Martie Gillen, and Kristen JowersJanuary 12, 2024This publication is intended for family service providers, Extension agents and specialists, educators, and other professionals in the Military Family Readiness System. It discusses general and military-specific information about saving and investing money. Written by Barbara O’Neill, Martie Gillen, and Kristen Jowers, and published by the UF/IFAS Department of Family, Youth and Community Sciences, January 2024.

Strategies to Fund Your Child's College Education: Using Savings and Tax-Advantaged Vehicles

FY1484/FCS3353 by Jessica McCumber, Jorge Ruiz-Menjivar, Martie Gillen, and Sarah M. EllisJuly 2, 2019

Women and Money: Unique Issues – So You Want to Remarry?

FY1353/FCS7249 by Diann Douglas, Martie Gillen, and Lynda SpenceJune 8, 2017

Women and Money: Unique Issues—Your Money Matters

FY046/FCS2180 by Diann Douglas and Martie GillenJune 7, 2017

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