Financial Education Center
Teaching You to Manage Your Money
Madison, WI 53713 Phone: 608- 261-5077 Fax: 608-261-9727
The Dane County UW-Extension Financial Education Center is located at the Villager Mall in the heart of south Madison. The objective of the center is to increase the financial literacy skills of residents in Madison and Dane County thereby empowering them to achieve financial security. We offer consistent, reliable financial education through classes, one-on-one coaching and various programs and services in a neutral, central and familiar location. The center is open to anyone interested in improving his or her money management skills.
Check out this video featuring our own Deb Neubauer discussing Financial Literacy for Women: http://video.channel3000.com/watch.php?id=48893
Classes and Workshops
- Get Checking Program – Click for Information
- Retirement Planning Today® -Click for Spring 2013 Info (pdf)
Free Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA / TCE)
- Opens January 28th, 2013!
- Hours: Mondays: noon to 6:00 pm Wednesdays: noon to 6:00 pm Saturdays: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
- 2013 VITA Brochure
Financial Coaching Program
The Financial CHANGE Coaching program provides motivational support to individuals using Coaching, a Hands-on approach, Accountability, Networking with peers, Goal setting and an Educational component. Participants are connected with a volunteer coach who works with them for a 6-month period. The program is free and open to anyone who would like a little financial motivation.
Money Management Tools