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HandFF Radio offers info to boost money IQ GI benefits
WASHINGTON (2/5/10)--Sunday's H&FF Radio program looks at boosting your financial IQ, finding quick money solutions, and transferring GI benefits. 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. The Credit Union National Association (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. Sunday's 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 Boosting Your Financial IQ," with Ken Clark, certified financial planner, Little Rock, Ark. Clark describes ways to boost your wealth by becoming smarter about money matters. * "30-Minute Money Solutions," with Christine Benz, director of personal finance, Morningstar Inc., Chicago, offers ways to solve financial challenges in record time. * "Transferring GI Benefits," with Kim Lankford, contributing editor, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance Magazine and columnist, Kiplinger.com and Ask Kim, Washington, D.C. Lankford describes the importance of understanding GI benefits.
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; Western Corporate FCU (WesCorp) and its member credit unions; and the Defense Credit Union Council and member credit unions, serving those who serve the country worldwide. For more information, read “Tough Times Series: Services, Sites Help Veterans Navigate Benefits Maze,” and view the “Use Direct Deposit and Automatic Transfers to Simplify Finances” video in the Home & Family Finance Resource Center.
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