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UW-Extension: Check your free credit report to build financial security

Month after month, incorrect information on credit reports is among the top consumer complaints to the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). Complaints frequently revolve around the age of the debt listed on a credit report, or debt that doesn’t belong to the individual. Other issues include delays in updating and correcting inaccurate records.

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2017 Dairy outlook

This week we have Mark Stephenson visiting us to talk about the outlook of the dairy industry in 2017. This is the fourth session in the ag outlook series.

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Five top trends driving changes in agriculture

Tools, technology and a changing workforce are driving changes in the agriculture landscape – changes that can to have a positive impact on the agriculture industry both in Wisconsin and across the world, according to John Shutske, University of Wisconsin-Extension biological systems specialist at UW-Madison.

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Make sure you have health insurance in 2017

Many have questions about the future of health insurance in the United States. It’s important to know that at this time, nothing has changed and options still remain available for the 2017 calendar year. This includes coverage available from the Health Insurance Marketplace (also known as “ObamaCare”).

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Dealing with bullying: Tips for parents

Bullying has been the subject of media reports lately, but in reality, it is a problem that has been around for a long time. In fact, the rate of bullying has stayed fairly steady for the last decade.

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Big yields, low prices

Paul Mitchell joins us this week to talk about the 2016 growing season and what lies ahead in 2017. This is the first in the agricultural outlook series.

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