The Cooperative Extension Service is one of the nation's largest providers of scientific research-based information and education. The Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service program areas are:
*Agriculture and Natural Resources
*Health and Human Sciences
*Economic and Community Development
It is important to have a reason to save; i.e., one or more specific financial goals (e.g., a new car costing $X in three years). Having something in mind for the eventual use of your money will increase your motivation to save. For additional ideas, check out the America Saves e-wealth coach Web site at Http://bit.ly/ASWCoach. Leading financial expers share tips for better saving.