How to Remain Stable in an Unstable Economy

Kathy Revello, Family and Consumer Science Agent with the Missoula office of MSU Extension, forwards the following tips people can use to cope with the ongoing economic downturn. The tips were compiled by Jim Garnett—aka “Ask Mr. G”—member of the Institute of Financial Education Board of Educational Advisors. We hope you find something you can … Continue reading How to Remain Stable in an Unstable Economy

2018 Calendar Contest Winners

In 2018, the MFEC collaborated with First Interstate BancSystem Foundation to create a 2019 calendar. The photos contained in the calendar were derived from submissions to First Interstate Bank's 11th Piggy Bank contest. First Interstate Bank branches ran the piggy bank contest in conjunction with Financial Literacy Month and the American Banker Association's Teach Children to … Continue reading 2018 Calendar Contest Winners

MT Department of Revenue to first-time filers: Keep your address current

January 2019 The Montana Department of Revenue has an important message to anyone filing Montana income tax returns for the first time: Keep your mailing address current with the department. Otherwise, your state income tax refund could get delayed. Nearly everyone who worked in Montana in 2019 is required to file a Montana state income … Continue reading MT Department of Revenue to first-time filers: Keep your address current