Developed for use by Extension professionals, this site is a clearinghouse
of financial management resources, information, programs, curricula
and linkages. LifeCour$e is not a program. It is instead a one-stop
on-line shop offering component resources that can be utilized
in the development of programs that are custom made for specific
Though the site provides access to materials and information
addressing the diverse financial education needs of all age groups,
the format is intended to facilitate program development oriented
primarily for use with the "Sandwich-Spread" audience.
The "Sandwich-Spread" audience is described as being
those persons age 35 to 55 who, in addition to personal considerations,
have financial responsibilities for both parents and children.
Individuals within this focused implementation group represent
an opportunity for significant information transference to both
older and younger audiences. As such, programming content that
may specifically focus on youth or elderly audiences is included
and may be adapted for implementation to "Sandwich-Spread"
audiences. The intent is to present information in the perspective
of the "Sandwich-Spread" audience.