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"Make Your Dollars Stretch" program to be held Friday

Published: Monday, April 14, 2014 9:06 p.m. CDT

MORRIS – For individuals who live on a limited income, making your dollars stretch is very important.

A "Make Your Dollars Stretch" program will be held at 9:30 a.m. Friday at University of Illinois, Grundy County Extension office, 4004 North Division, Morris.

In this program, you’ll learn what type of shopper you are, understand the behavioral differences when using cash verses credit cards and have a discussion about fees that go unnoticed. We also will talk about strategies to reduce expenses and eliminate debt.

This program is for people 18 years old and older. There is a $5 fee for non HCE members to attend. Pre-registration is required by Wednesday. Call the Grundy County Office at 815-942-2725 to register. Seating is limited.

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