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Investing For Your Future Monthly Message

August 2014

Barbara O’Neill, Extension Specialist in Financial Resource Management

Rutgers Cooperative Extension

oneill@aesop.rutgers.edu

Cooperative Extension Investment Resources

 

When it comes to investing, it always helps to have background information, financial calculators, and other planning tools. The Cooperative Extension System offers a wide array of online resources through its online eXtension portal and through various land-grant universities. Below is a list of publication titles and Web site addresses:

eXtension Personal Finance Web site: http://www.extension.org/personal_finance

eXtension Investing for Your Future 11-module home study course:

http://www.extension.org/pages/10984/investing-for-your-future#.UwN5fk2YaM8

eXtension Investing for Farm Families home study course:

http://www.extension.org/pages/23204/investing-for-farm-families#.UwN5sk2YaM8

eXtension Saving and Investing Web page:

http://www.extension.org/pages/8634/financial-security:-saving-and-investing#.UwOCFk2YaM8

eXtension Saving and Investing Research Briefs:

http://www.extension.org/pages/18217/saving-and-investing-research-briefs#.UwOCk02YaM8

Illinois- Plan Well, Retire Well Blog: http://web.extension.illinois.edu/cfiv/eb141/index.cfm

Indiana – Planning for a Secure Retirement (online 10-module retirement planning course with dozens of links): https://ag.purdue.edu/programs/areyouprepared/secureretirement/Pages/default.aspx

Iowa- Family Finances Web Site: http://www.extension.iastate.edu/humansciences/family-finances-families

Iowa- Invest Wisely (news articles and audio files): http://www.extension.iastate.edu/investwisely/

Minnesota- Invest Now: Money in Retirement Online Course:
http://www.extension.umn.edu/family/personal-finance/investing-and-retirement/invest-now-online-course/

New Hampshire- Saving and Investing Web site: http://extension.unh.edu/Managing-Your-Money/Saving-and-Investing

New Jersey- Investing Basics (from Rutgers Cooperative Extension book Money Talk: A Financial Guide for Women): http://njaes.rutgers.edu/money/pdfs/session-iii.pdf

New Jersey- Investing for Retirement (from Rutgers Cooperative Extension book Money Talk: A Financial Guide for Women):

http://njaes.rutgers.edu/money/pdfs/session-iv.pdf

New Jersey- Investment Risk and Return Characteristics: http://njaes.rutgers.edu/money/investmentrisk.asp

New Jersey- Rutgers Cooperative Extension Asset Allocation Spreadsheet: http://njaes.rutgers.edu/money/

New Jersey- Rutgers Cooperative Extension Personal Finance Web Site: http://njaes.rutgers.edu/money/

New Jersey- Rutgers Cooperative Extension Financial Goal-Setting Worksheet: http://njaes.rutgers.edu/money/pdfs/goalsettingworksheet.pdf

New Jersey- Rutgers Cooperative Extension Financial Planning and Investing Glossary: http://njaes.rutgers.edu/money/glossary.asp

New Jersey- Rutgers Cooperative Extension Financial Fitness Quiz: www.rce.rutgers.edu/money/ffquiz.asp

New Jersey- Rutgers Cooperative Extension Investment Risk Tolerance Quiz: http://njaes.rutgers.edu/money/identitytheft/

New Jersey- Rutgers Cooperative Extension Tax Information Web page: http://njaes.rutgers.edu/money/taxinfo/

Virginia- Building Your Financial Team: Financial Planners: www.ext.vt.edu/pubs/agecon/448-063/448-063.html

 

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