Financial Resources

Manage Your Personal Finances During Tough Times

  • This website is designed to share trusted resources used or developed by Wisconsin Extension Financial Education professionals. It is designed to help people make sound financial choices in tough times. All materials are free for personal use. Learn More

Spectrum

  • Spectrum will offer two free months of internet and WiFi services to new customers in households with a Pre-K to 12 grade student or college student who needs it for school. The discount will be applied as a credit for your first two months of internet service and the company will waive all installation and pre-payment fees.
  • For more information on the promotion, you can contact Spectrum at 1-866-874-2389

Utilities

  • For those in the State of Wisconsin the April 15th deadline for utility disconnections has been extended. Regulators have ordered that all gas, electric, and water utilities not be disconnected for residential or commercial businesses. Similar programs are likely in place in most cities and states.

Student Loans

Housing

  • Community Advocates (Milwaukee)
  • Access County Resources (in general)
    • Visit Website
    • Call 211
    • Text COVID19 to 211-211 for information and resources

Financial Bill Assistance