WASHINGTON (9/6/13)--Go into debt like a well-run business, but save like someone addicted to socking away money. This week Home & Family Finance Radio tells you how to do both.
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:
"Manage Your Debt Like a Business." Tom Anderson, an investment management analyst and author of the book "The Value of Debt," New York, explains why debt, when managed properly, is a useful tool for families.
"Break the Earn-Spend Cycle." Jack Bosch, entrepreneur and author of the book "Forever Cash," Phoenix, lays out his philosophy for money management and building wealth.
"Indulge In a Savings Binge." Susan Tiffany, certified credit union financial counselor and director of consumer periodicals, Credit Union National Association, Madison, Wis., recommends making saving fun and building a nest egg quickly by going on a savings bender.
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, 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 98 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 "Gotta Have It? Check Impulse Spending" and "September Financial Fitness Challenge--Indulge in a Savings Binge" in the Home & Family Finance Resource Center