Extension Service to offer classes on money management

The University of Arkansas Extension Service will offer classes on budget development, money management, wise use of credit and consumer protection from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the Jefferson County Extension Office, 500 S. Idaho St.

The cost of the class is $20 and it is approved by the United States Bankruptcy Trustee as a financial education program and complies with the laws enacted under the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act (BAPCPA). A Certificate of Debtor Education will be presented to bankruptcy filers who bring picture identification and their bankruptcy case number.

County Extension family and consumer sciences agents, Michelle Carter, Bradley County, Diane Clement, Cleveland County, Jane Newton, Lincoln County, and Mary Ann Kizer, Jefferson County, will present the sessions.

To register for the money management course, contact Kizer at 870-534-1033 or email mkizer@uaex.edu.

Additional information on money management can be found at www.arfamilies.org.

The Cooperative Extension Service is part of the U of A Division of Agriculture, and offers its programs to all eligible persons regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age disability, marital or veteran status, or any other legally protected status.