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HandFF Radio topics flex spending accounts scam recovery
WASHINGTON (10/8/10)--Sunday’s H&FF Radio Program helps you develop a new wealth-building mindset, understand changes to flexible spending account rules, save on Halloween items and avoid investment scams. 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:
* “Psych Yourself Rich.” Farnoosh Torabi, personal-finance journalist, author and TV personality, New York City, shows how to develop the right mindset and discipline for growing wealth on your own terms and building a healthier relationship with money. * “Health Care Reform Changes Flexible Spending Account Reimbursement Rules.” Dennis Zuehlke, compliance manager, Ascensus IRA Services, Middleton, Wis., describes how health-care reform affects flexible spending accounts. * “Don’t Let the Cost of Halloween Scare You This Year.” Barry Boone, president and founder, currentcodes.com and dealhunting.com, Tulsa, Okla., shares strategies for finding discount codes and other deals on Halloween costumes, decorations, and treats. * “Can Your Recover Your Money Lost in a Scam?” Rodney Ballance Jr., financial-services expert, author and radio host, Williamston, N.C., explains how to identify an investment scam and what to do if you are the target of one of these schemes.
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 “In a Down Market, It Pays to Know the Financial Risks” and use the “What’s It Worth to Cut Back My Spending” calculator in the Home & Family Finance Resource Center.


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