Archive Links

Consumer Archive
CU System Archive
Market Archive
Products Archive
Washington Archive
150x172_CUEffect.jpg
Contacts
LISA MCCUEVICE PRESIDENT OF COMMUNICATIONS
EDITOR-IN-CHIEF
MICHELLE WILLITSManaging Editor
RON JOOSSASSISTANT EDITOR
ALEX MCVEIGHSTAFF NEWSWRITER
TOM SAKASHSTAFF NEWSWRITER

News Now

Consumer
College savings strategies on HandFF Radio
WASHINGTON (8/26/11)--Sunday’s H&FF Radio program covers college savings, financial planning for newly single women, job-hunting, and financial lessons from the Amish. 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:
* “Parents: The Buck Stops Here in Funding College.” Roger Michaud, chair, College Savings Foundation, Washington, D.C., shares parent survey results that indicate challenges families face when saving for college, as well as strategies that work. * “‘Suddenly Single’ Financial Planning.” Jean Dorrell, certified estate planner and founder and president, Senior Financial Security, Summerfield, Fla., outlines financial management tasks for newly single women. * “Cracking the New Job Market: Seven Rules for Getting Hired in Any Economy.” Bill Holland, former human resources director, lecturer, and author, Virginia Beach, Va., offers interview advice and ways to increase your marketability. * “Money Secrets of the Amish.” Lorilee Craker, author and freelance journalist, Grand Rapids, Mich., explains the Amish community’s time-tested approach to personal finances and how it emerged from the economic crisis unscathed.
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 “Create Financial Checklist to Ease Transition to College” and “Get Back in the Game After Losing a Job” in the Home & Family Finance Resource Center.
Other Resources

RSS





print
News Now LiveWire
#creditunions celebrate #EarthDay2015 by being green aware with e-statements, hosting shred events, planting trees
14 hours ago
From @WSJ: 33% of companies say it took them more than 1 yr to discover a data breach. http://t.co/a0MxV68X6t http://t.co/lkglx6WvKs
18 hours ago
.@CAMCouncil taps into @MICreditUnions' career, tech training resources http://t.co/sotnfCUgIo
19 hours ago
#Inflation ticks up in March, still relatively flat #NewsNow #Market http://t.co/PyAvwdkJ4M
20 hours ago
#NewsNow Ill. league groups elect board, exec officers http://t.co/KAG8MtbGsv
20 hours ago
150x172_Sign up for election newsUnite for Good Share your Stories100 Million CU Memberships