WASHINGTON (9/23/11)--Sunday’s Home & Family Finance Radio program provides guidance for shopping online, discussing money with your significant other, saving for retirement in tough times, and preparing for natural disasters. 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:
* “Save Money Buying Online With Special Discount Codes.” Barry Boone, CEO, CurrentCodes.com, Tulsa, Okla., shares moneysaving tools for shopping on the Web. * “Begin With the E.N.D. in Mind.” Scott and Bethany Palmer, The Money Couple, family and couples’ financial advisers and authors, Colorado Springs, Colo., discuss the importance of planning regular conversations about finances with your spouse. * “How to Invest and Save for Retirement During a Recession.” Bill Losey, certified financial planner and author, Bill Losey Retirement Solutions, Wilton, N.Y., offers advice for getting retirement-ready in a challenging economy. * “If Disaster Strikes, Can Your Finances Weather the Storm?” Steven Smith, chairman, president, and CEO, Finicity Corporation, Salt Lake City, explains how to put your financial life in order in case of a natural disaster.
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 “Couples and Money: Reconciling a Spender-Saver Marriage” and “Preserve Your Family’s Paper Trail: Replace and Safeguard Personal Records” and use the “How to Calculate Your Retirement Needs” calculator in the Home & Family Finance Resource Center.