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WASHINGTON (12/28/07)--Listen in on Sunday’s H&FF Radio show as experts share tips and trends on a variety of hot topics--all of which could drain hard-earned dollars from your wallet. Home & Family Finance airs Sundays at 3 p.m. EST on the Radio America 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. 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:
* “What a Weak U.S. Dollar Means to the Average Joe,” with Mike Schenk, vice president, economics and statistics, Credit Union National Association (CUNA), Madison, Wis.; * “Do Better, Do More With Your 401(k),” with Paul Merriman, founder and director, Merriman, Berkman, Next, author of “Live It Up Without Outliving Your Money,” and publisher and editor of the educational website Fundadvice.com, Seattle, Wash.; * “Make Your Home More Energy Efficient,” with Edward Pollock, acting supervisor for research, Office of Building Technologies, U.S. Department of Energy, Washington, D.C.; * “Identity Theft: Now What’s the 911?” with Adam Levin, chairman, Identity Theft 911, and former director, New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs, New York City, N.Y.; and * Listener E-mail Questions
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, makers of cheddar cheese; and Visa. For more information, read “Start an Energy Diet: Save Money at Home” in Home & Family Finance Resource Center.
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