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University of Illinois Extension serving Henderson, Knox, McDonough and Warren Counties

Main Office (Knox County)
180 S Soangetaha Rd, Ste 108
Galesburg, IL 61401-5595
Phone: 309-342-5108
FAX: 309-342-1768
Email: uie-hkmw@illinois.edu
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed noon - 1 pm)

Branch Office (Henderson County)
410 E. Main, PO Box 540
Stronghurst, IL 61480
Phone: 309-924-1163
FAX: 309-924-1164
Hours: Monday and Tuesday 8am-2pm and Thursday 8am-4:30pm

Main Office (McDonough County)
3022 W Jackson
Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: 309-837-3939
FAX: 309-833-3019
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm (Closed noon - 1 pm)

Branch Office (Warren County)
1000 North Main Street
P.O. Box 227
Monmouth, IL 61462
Phone: 309-734-5161
FAX: 309-734-5532
Hours: Monday through Friday 8 am to 4:30pm (Closed noon to 1 pm)

Consumer Economics

Consumer Economics

The stock market is high, the economy is improving and 2013 looks like the year to move forward. Watch this page for timely information you can use.

Planning ahead for times when you can't manage your finances can be very helpful to family members or significant others. A temporary illness or hospitalization may mean that others need to help out. While it can seem overwhelming and depressing to consider plans in case something goes wrong, it can make life much easier for those around you when plans are in place. For financial tools to help you scroll down to the resources below.

Questions? Contact Carrie McKillip, Extension Educator, Consumer Economics at mckillip@illinois.edu

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