Personal Finance

Program Contact: Chris Koehler, Extension Faculty
(360) 482-2934 • koehler@wsu.edu

Whether you’re wealthy or just making ends meet, you’ll want to get the most from your money. Check out the WSU Extension Personal Finance web site to learn more about:

  • clarifying values and setting goals
  • identifying resources and getting the from them
  • tracking expenses to see where money really goes
  • saving for the future and emergencies
  • teaching children to handle money
  • developing spending plans
  • comparing credit costs
  • stretching dollars through smart spending
  • evaluating rent to own, pawnshops, check cashing services
  • preventing identity theft

Personal Finance through eXtension

eXtension is an interactive website that links you with Extension expertise from across the country. Check out the Personal Finance section to find information about your specific questions. Bone up on personal finance topics through eXtension Online Campus and Learn webinars – where you can search personal finance topics. Get answers to your specific questions with Ask an Expert. Find help to get the most from your money and resources.