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Kathy Sweedler
Extension Educator, Consumer Economics
University of Illinois Extension
801 North Country Fair Drive
Suite D
Champaign, IL 61821
Phone: 217-333-7672
FAX: 217-333-7683
sweedler@illinois.edu

Ya Ning Katherine Mei
Program Coordinator, Family and Consumer Sciences
University of Illinois Extension
801 North Country Fair Drive
Suite D
Champaign, IL 61821
Phone: 217-333-7672
FAX: 217-333-7683
ymei4@illinois.edu

Trent Hawker
Program Coordinator, Horticulture
University of Illinois Extension
801 North Country Fair Drive
Suite D
Champaign, IL 61821
Phone: 217-333-7672
FAX: 217-333-7683
tkhawke2@illinois.edu

Consumer Economics

Consumer Economics

Holiday Spending Resources

Spend, spend, spend -- during the holidays it takes an extra effort to manage our money wisely.

  • Change Adds Up! PDF
    Take a look at these examples of how small changes really add up.

  • Control Holiday Credit Card Debt PDF
    A spending plan of ALL your expenses can help cut your credit card balances lower. Consider it a gift to yourself!

  • Holiday Spending Tips Word
    Need to cut expenses for the holidays. See if there's a few tips here that can help you out!