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HandFF Radio covers investing paying for school weddings
WASHINGTON (11/19/12)--H&FF Radio this past Sunday shared information about obtaining financial aid for higher education, taking part in weddings affordably and investing now that the election's over.

The show, which you also can hear later via the Internet, featured Paul Berry, Washington, D.C., journalist and broadcaster, discussing these topics with special guests:

  • "The Post-Election Investment Outlook." Michael Farr, president, Farr, Miller & Washington, Washington, D.C., discussed the election's effects on investment markets.
  • "Paying for College." Ken O'Connor, a financial aid expert and director of student advocacy at cuStudentLoans.org, Philadelphia, gave advice about financing higher education.
  • "Curbing the Cost of Being in Weddings." Michelle Dosher, managing editor of consumer periodicals, Credit Union National Association (CUNA), Madison, Wis., shared tips for holding down costs as a member of a wedding party.
Home & Family Finance is a resource center for personal finance information at 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 related information, read "Couples and Money: Reconciling a Spender-Saver Marriage" and "Decide What to Pay for Growth Stocks" in the Home & Family Finance Resource Center.


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