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WASHINGTON (2/10/12)--Sunday's Home & Family Finance Radio program covers topics related to financial planning for couples, just in time for Valentine's Day.

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

  • "The Perfect Heart." Kim Korte, author, "The Perfect Heart: Creating and Maintaining Love/Life Balance," Napa, Calif., explains how to make time to effectively manage relationships.
  • "Unmarried to Each Other." Marshall Miller, co-author, "Unmarried to Each Other: The Essential Guide to Living Together as an Unmarried Couple," Albany, N.Y., provides guidance for cohabiting before or instead of getting married.
  • "He Spent, She Spent." Pamela Yellen, author, "Bank on Yourself: The Life-Changing Secret to Growing and Protecting Your Financial Future," Santa Fe, N.M., discusses common financial disagreements for couples and ways to successfully talk about money with your significant other.
  • "Winter Wedding Planning." Kelley Seizert, co-founder, Ritzy Bee Events, and contributor, "Southern Living Wedding Planner and Keepsake: What to Do Before Saying 'I Do,' " Alexandria, Va., describes how a winter wedding can save you money.
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 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 "Stepping Out of Legal Limbo: Key Points for Cohabiters," "Couples and Money: Reconciling a Spender-Saver Marriage," and "Put Your Financial House in Order Before Tying the Knot" in the Home & Family Finance Resource Center.