WASHINGTON (12/21/07)—Tired of the onslaught of junk mail clogging your mailbox and inbox? There are steps you can take to get off those lists, and one of Sunday’s HFF Radio show guests will tell you how. 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:
* “How to Stop Getting Junk Mail You Don’t Want,” with Pat Kachura, senior vice president for corporate responsibility, Direct Marketing Association, Washington, D.C.; * “Kids.gov--The Official Kids Portal for the U.S. Government,” with Mary Levy, director, Federal Citizen Information Center Consumer Information and Outreach Division, Washington, D.C.; * “Building Credit With a Secured Credit Card,” with Linda Sherry, director of national priorities, Consumer Action, Washington, D.C.; * “Ways to Lower Your Utility Costs,” with Mike Wilson, marketing and communications coordinator, Eastern Illini Electric Cooperative, Paxton, Ill.; and * Listener E-mail Questions.
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; Cabot Creamery Cooperative, makers of cheddar cheese; and Visa. For more information, read “Start an Energy Diet: Save Money Around Home” in Home & Family Finance Resource Center.