May 2005, Vol. 10, No. 1

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ISSN 1540 5372
May 2005, Vol. 10, No. 1


“Impact Beyond the Profession”

A refereed e-journal designed to integrate, apply, and transmit knowledge about issues of current interest in Family and Consumer Sciences.

Applied Research

How Financially Literate are Today’s Youth? Their Current Practices and What We Need to Know as Educators
Laura Royer, University of Florida, Joy Jordan, Ph.D., University of Florida, Mary Harrison, University of Florida

Feature Articles

Family Resource Practices for Families Living in Poverty
Trudy W. Smith, Duplin County, NC Cooperative Extension, Karen DeBord, Ph.D. North Carolina State University

Best Practices for Couples Education: Summary of a Dialogue Between Researchers and Educators
Ted G. Futris, Ph.D., The Ohio State University, Francesca Adler-Baeder, Ph.D., Auburn University, Katherine Dean, The Ohio State University, Jennifer M. McFadyen, M.S., Auburn University

Program Article

Promoting Healthy Aging for Independence
Kenneth R. Tremblay, Jr., Ph.D., Colorado State University, Luann K. Boyer, M.S., Colorado State University


Strong Women Stay Young
Reviewed by Jacquelyn W. McClelland, Ph.D., North Carolina State University


A summary of the articles published in this issue.

Feature articles, applied research articles, and program articles are refereed. Book reviews, Perspectives, and the Editor’s Corner reflect the opinions of the authors and do not necessarily represent the opinions of the individuals or organizations who support FFCI.


Jacquelyn McClelland

Consulting Editors
Carol Schwab
Sandra A. Zaslow

Executive Board
Sarah Ash
Lucille B. Bearon
Angela M. Fraser
Jacquelyn W. McClelland

Associate Editors
Robert H. Flashman
Patricia A. Kendall
Anna Mae Kobbe
April C. Mason

Editorial Associate
Jill H. Steffey

Editorial Board
Shirley L. Baugher
Sherry C. Betts
Lynne M. Borden
Cathy Faulcon Bowen
Bonnie Braun
Donald W. Cobb
Glennie Daniels
Karen DeBord
Evelyn D. DeLoatch
Beth Duncan
Theodore A. Feitshans
Millie Ferrer
Linda Kirk Fox
Sammie G. Garner
Marsha A. Goetting
Jon Peter Hesseldenz
Sarah D. Kirby
Stephen Lilley
Linda L. Manikowske
Michael J. McCann
Mary Clayton-McGlauflin
Judy E. Mckenna
Lydia C. Medeiros
Barbara M. O’Neill
Karen Lynn Poff
Nancy M. Porter
Sam Quick
Jesse J. Richardson, Jr.
Michael Rupured
Alma M. Saddam
Christine W. Smith
Kathleen M. Stadler
Judith L. Warren
Sue E. Williams
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