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Financial advice for servicemembers on HandFF Radio

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WASHINGTON (6/17/11)--Sunday’s H&FF Radio program covers hyperinflation claims, consumer resources for military families, money management for couples and financial implications of caring for older family members. 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:
* The perception of inflations issues, with Charles Jaffe, senior columnist, MarketWatch, San Francisco. Jaffe analyzes financial predictions made by the National Inflation Association. * “Better Business Bureau’s Military Line.” Brenda Linnington, director, Better Business Bureau’s Military Line, Arlington, Va., discusses consumer education and advocacy resources for servicemembers and their families. * “For Richer, For Poorer: Managing Your Finances to Live Happily Ever After.” Steven Smith, chairman, president/CEO, Finicity Corp., Salt Lake City, offers spending and saving advice for couples. * “Families Face Financial Crisis in Caring for Elderly Family Members.” Jatrice Martel Gaiter, executive vice president, Volunteers of America, Alexandria, Va., shares findings from a study on the state of aging in the U.S.
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 “Couples and Money: Reconciling a Spender-Saver Marriage” and listen to “Military Financial Institutions Help Soldiers” in the Home & Family Finance Resource Center.