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Military and student financial matters, mobile banking on H&FF Radio
WASHINGTON (1/22/13)--On this past Sunday's H&FF Radio, guests talk about financial issues and the military, mobile banking and security, and handling previously unmanageable student debt.

The show, which you also can hear later via the Internet, featured Paul Berry, Washington, D.C., journalist and broadcaster, discussing these topics with special guests:

  • "Military Matters." Roland "Arty" Arteaga, president/CEO, Defense Credit Union Council, Washington, D.C., discussed money issues affecting soldiers and their financial quality of life.
  • "Mobile Money." James T. Shreve, attorney, BuckleySandler LLP, Washington, D.C., talked about mobile banking and payments and keeping your data and identity safe.
  • "Get Control of Student Loan Debt." Bruce Mesnekoff, general manager, The Student Loan Help Center, Tampa, Fla., gave advice about handling delinquent student loans.
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, 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 related information, read "New Rules for College Loans: Matching a Career to Debt Repayment" and "Database Will Track Financial Scams Targeting Military" in the Home & Family Finance Resource Center.
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