How to Order

Saving and Investing Publications can be ordered four different ways:

  1. Download publications FREE of charge by clicking on the title of the publication.
  2. Pick up publications at your local county Extension office FREE of charge.
  3. Order from MSU Extension Distribution Center by clicking Order Online  after the title of publication.  Shipping costs will apply.
  4. Download the Family Financial Publicatons Flyer (Fillable Form) and email it to Keri Hayes at [email protected]; or mail to address provided on brochure.


  • Montana ABLE Accounts:  Achieving a Better Life Experience (MT201809HR) (2021) (PDF Version) (HTML Version-ADA Accessible) [Order Online]
    The Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act was enacted by the Montana Legislature in response to the United States Congress passing an act by the same name. An ABLE account is a savings account allowing persons with disabilities to save money without losing their SSI or Medicaid benefits.

  • RevisedHealth Savings Accounts (HSAs) (MT200704HR) (2023) (PDF Version)  (HTML Version-ADA Accessible) [Order Online]
    The dramatic rise in health care expenses in recent years has prompted some individuals to combine a high deductible health insurance policy with a federal Health Savings Account (HSA) to control these costs. This MontGuide provides basic information about HSAs.
    • Spreadsheet that will help you track your health care savings account expenses.

  • Montana Medical Care Savings Accounts (MSAs) for the 2024 Tax Year.  (Download Fact Sheet)
    A Medical Care Savings Account (MSA) allows Montanans to save money for medical expenses and long-term health care while reducing their state income taxes.

This MontGuide is currently being revised. However there is a fact sheet is available to download until the MontGuide gets revised.

  • Track'n Your Savings Goals. (MT200303HR) (2017) (PDF Version) (HTML Version-ADA Accessible) [Order Online]
    It takes a lot of effort to decide on a savings plan and stick with it. This MontGuide shows you how to use an innovative technique to track progress towards achieving your family and personal savings goals.

  • Track'n Your Savings Goals Savings Register. (EB 164) (2004) Free of Charge [Order Online]
    This 36-page 3x6" savings register fits inside a checkbook cover to keep savings goals handy. It includes instructions and examples of how to set and concentrate on achieving one or more savings goals.