Challenges facing military personnel and their families: a call for financial literacy

Tuesday - 4/5/2011, 11:34pm EDT

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April 6, 2011

The lifestyle and unique challenges of service people and their families make them vulnerable to predators, making financial literacy a key among this population to minimize their risk. Listen to the discussion on the need to enhance financial literacy for our service members and their families.

Guests:

Neale S. Godfrey, Founder, Children's Financial Network
Lt. General (Retired) Michael Rochelle, Deputy Chief of Staff, G-1, U.S. Army
Joni Swedlund, Principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP and lead partner, Deloitte's Federal Financial



Show Highlights:

The depth of financial challenges within the military population
What makes this particular group more vulnerable?
What's being done to address this issue?
Public and private partnership to help address this issue