H&FF Radio: Tax Tips, Financial Literacy Gap

WASHINGTON (8/2/13)--Tips to get the biggest deductions from your tax returns and the financial literacy gender gap are the focus of this week's Home & Family Finance Radio.

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:

  • "Know the Taxman's Rules." Michael Eisenberg, certified public accountant, San Francisco, explains the home office tax deduction and the safe harbor rule.
  • "The Financial Literacy Gap." Liz Davidson, CEO of the financial education company Financial Finesse, El Segundo, Calif., discusses the gender gap in financial literacy, women's natural skills as investors and millennials' ideas about personal finance.
Home & Family Finance is a resource center for personal finance information at the Credit Union National Association. 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 95 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 "Uneven Income Calls for Proactive Money Strategies" in the Home & Family Finance Resource Center.

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