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Credit repair shared branching on HandFF Radio
WASHINGTON (6/24/11)--Sunday’s H&FF Radio program has advice for understanding bankruptcy, repairing your credit, and using credit union shared branching. The show, which you also can hear later via the Internet, features Paul Berry, Washington, D.C., journalist and broadcaster, discussing these topics with special guests:
* “The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Personal Bankruptcy.” Lita Epstein, financial writer, Orlando, Fla., covers what you need to know before you consider filing for bankruptcy. * “The Pocket Idiot’s Guide to Repairing Your Credit.” Edie Driskill, certified financial planner and author, Columbus, Ohio, tells how to reestablish credit after a problem. * “Credit Union Branch Use and Convenience on Vacation.” Craig Beach, senior vice president of marketing and business development, CO-OP Shared Branching, Atlanta, explains how credit union shared branching can help members who are traveling. * “Road Out of Debt: Bankruptcy and Other Solutions to Your Financial Problems.” Theodore Connolly, Esq., Edwards Angell Palmer & Dodge, and co-author, “The Road Out of Debt,” Boston, highlights strategies for solving financial problems.
Home & Family Finance is a resource center for personal finance information at the Credit Union National Association (CUNA). The radio show is sponsored by CO-OP Network, the national credit union ATM network; Cabot Creamery Cooperative, maker of award-winning cheddar; and the Defense Credit Union Council and member credit unions, serving those who serve the country worldwide. Home & Family Finance airs Sundays at 3 p.m. ET on the Radio America Network. The show also is carried on American Forces Radio Network. The one-hour program devoted to consumer finance issues is brought to you by America's credit unions and their 90 million members, and is presented by CO-OP Network. CUNA and Radio America are podcasting Home & Family Finance through iTunes, Podcast Alley, Odeo, and other popular podcast library sites, as well as on Radio America and CUNA's websites. For more information, read “Understand All Your Options for Dealing With Debt” and watch the “Build Your Best Credit Score” and “Top 10 Reasons to Belong to a Credit Union” videos in the Home & Family Finance Resource Center.
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