WASHINGTON (5/21/10)--Sunday's H&FF Radio provides ideas about better money management, small businesses strategies for hard times, ways to get deals on airline tickets and find the best hotels, and how to finance a car. This week’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:
* "Give Yourself Credit: Tips for Improved Money Management." Sanyika Callaway Boyce, financial fitness coach, lecturer and author, of the Financial Fitness Institute, South Plainfield, N.J., offers advice about how to organize your documents, set realistic financial goals, ask for help from creditors, and ways to keep an active watch on your money. * "Save Your Small Business: 10 Crucial Strategies to Survive Hard Times or Close Down and Move On." Jake Warner, attorney and executive chairman, Nolo, Berkeley, Calif., provides information for struggling small business owners. * "Hidden Airline Deals, and the Best and Worst Hotels." Sue Perry, deputy editor, ShopSmart, from the publisher of Consumer Reports, Yonkers, N.Y., reveals how to land really cheap seats, and hotels to consider--and to avoid. * "Auto Financing 101." Jack Gillis, director of public affairs at Consumer Federation of America, author of "The Car Book," and principal of Jack Gillis & Associates, Washington, D.C., covers three transactions--negotiating the price, finding the trade-in value and financing the purchase--and discusses the order in which to conduct them.
For more information, read “Hiring Expert Help to Buy a Car” and “Find Good Travel Deals Even in a Bum Economy” and view the “Financing Your Small Business” video in the Home & Family Finance Resource Center
. 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 Radio 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.