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HandFF Radio gears up for International Credit Union Day

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WASHINGTON (10/15/10)--Sunday’s H&FF Radio program highlights International Credit Union Day, health-care reform, debt settlement changes, and multigenerational living. The 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:
* “International Credit Union Day.” Bill Cheney, president/CEO, Credit Union National Association, Washington, D.C., discusses what makes credit unions special and how credit unions are celebrating International Credit Union Day on Oct. 21. * “Health Care Reforms: What These Changes Mean to You.” Susan Dentzer, editor-in-chief, Health Affairs, Washington, D.C., reviews which health-care reforms went into effect on Sept. 23, how these changes might affect your plan, and when other provisions become active. * “Debt Settlement: New Federal Trade Commission Consumer Protections.” Michael Bovee, founder and owner, Consumer Recovery Network, Sandpoint, Idaho, explains how recent changes to telemarketing rules will protect consumers. * “Multigenerational Living: Benefits and Challenges.” Amy Goyer, family, parenting, and grandparenting expert, Phoenix, discusses how families can prepare to have multiple generations of relatives living in one household.
Home & Family Finance is a resource center for personal finance information at the Credit Union National Association (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 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 more information, read “Generations Live Together to Save Costs, Gain Quality of Life” and watch the “Top 10 Reasons to Belong to a Credit Union” video in the Home & Family Finance Resource Center.