Also, see our First Coast Living segment on Women & Money for more Saving Tips (click here).
Money Tip #2
Paying off debt is actually a form of saving. You will eventually have more money to manage your financial needs. Go to www.annualcreditreport.com and get a copy of your report. Find out the status of your credit report. To understand more about how your score is calculated, check out this UF IFAS Extension video What’s My FICO Score?
Jacksonville Saves is a social marketing effort of Duval County Extension, Real $ense Prosperity Campaign, Bank On Jacksonville, Jacksonville Public Library, and Family Foundations in cooperation with the Consumer Federation of America. Visit www.americasaves.org to sign up to be a Saver. You may choose to get the American Saver Newsletter, eWealth Coach information, or inspirational text messages to help you on your journey. There are also many helpful articles on the site. If you want to attend free local workshops, visit http://jpl.coj.net/financiallyfit/ for topics, locations, and times.