WASHINGTON (9/16/11)--Sunday’s Home & Family Finance Radio program has advice for investing, teaching kids about money, and managing your mortgage. 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:
* “Sit Tight! Don’t React to an Impulsive Market.” Nicole Covganka, financial planner, Retirement Planning Group, Riverwoods, Ill., explains how to construct and adjust your investment portfolio to withstand unexpected changes in the market. * “Teach Kids Early About Money.” Julie Murphy Casserly, certified financial planner, author, and founder of JMC Wealth Management, Chicago, offers easy conversation topics to broach the subject of money with kids at any age. * “Financial Education Resources for Kids and Parents.” Madeleine Greene, accredited financial counselor, retired faculty member at the University of Maryland in College Park, and co-author of “The Best Little Money Book,” Barnesville, Md., presents resources parents can use to help their kids become financially savvy. * “Number of Delinquent Mortgages on the Rise Again.” Jordan Goodman, personal finance expert formerly with Money magazine, weekly commentator on “NBC News at Sunrise,” daily commentator on “America in the Morning,” and author of “Master Your Debt: Slash Your Monthly Payments and Become Debt-Free,” New York, reveals new programs and tools that can help you get control over your mortgage.
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 “Learn to Evaluate Financial Information” and watch the “Talk to Your Children About Family Finances” and “What to Do When Your ARM is Due” videos in the Home & Family Finance Resource Center