WASHINGTON (1/21/11)--Sunday’s H&FF Radio program helps you find deals on flights, steer clear of foreclosure, understand financial habits, and avoid investment mistakes. 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:
* “Reconnect With Your Travel Agent for Best Airfare.” Mark Murphy, president/CEO, Performance Media, Moorestown, N.J., discusses how using a travel agent can help you save time and money when booking a flight. * “WaysHome: Consumer Foreclosure Prevention Education Interactive Video.” Margaret Simeone, vice president of marketing, Fannie Mae, Washington, D.C., shares information about a new online video that teaches homeowners about mortgages and foreclosure prevention. * “Discover Your Financial Genealogy.” Susan Tiffany, certified credit union financial counselor and director of consumer periodicals, Credit Union National Association (CUNA), Madison, Wis., explains how conducting oral interviews with elder family members may reveal why you have a particular relationship with money. * “Where You Should Save and Invest.” Eleanor Blayney, certified financial planner and owner, Direction$ LLC, McLean, Va., reveals savings and investment mistakes people make and suggests where to put your money based on today’s financial climate.
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 more information, read “In a Down Market, It Pays to Know the Financial Risks” and use the “Do I Want a Fixed or Adjustable Rate Mortgage?” calculator in the Home & Family Finance Resource Center