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H&FF Radio: Holiday Credit, Home Efficiency
WASHINGTON (10/18/13)--Discover the best credit cards for holiday shopping and find out the quickest way to ensure your home is as energy efficient as possible on this week's Home & Family Finance Radio.

In this episode, which you can listen to on the Internet, host Paul Berry, Washington, D.C., journalist and broadcaster, discusses these topics with special guests:
  • "Holiday Credit Cards: The Good, The Bad." Eric Adamowsky, co-founder of the consumer-protection site Credit Card Insider, New York, shares the best and worst credit cards for holiday spending.
  • "How Energy Efficient Is Your Home?" Mark Furst, owner of Grading Spaces, Fort Atkinson, Wis., breaks down how an energy audit not only can give you a blueprint for improving your home's efficiency but also can help save you money on home improvements.
  • "Uneven Income? Then Saving Is Even More Important." Amy Peek, a certified public accountant, Pittsburgh, explains why you should save 20% of your income if you're self-employed.
Home & Family Finance is a resource center for personal finance information at the Credit Union National Association. The radio show is sponsored by CO-OP Network, the national credit union ATM network; 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 97 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 related information, read "Find the Best Low-Cost, High-Value Car" and "Majority of Consumers: Thumbs Up to Co-op Businesses" in the Home & Family Finance Resource Center.
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