AUSA’s Army Matters Podcast

Family Voices: Military Family Financial Readiness

July 15, 2019

Host Patty Barron, Director of Family Readiness at AUSA, speaks with Angela Cabán, 2014 National Guard Spouse of the Year, Founder of Homefront United Network, and current Program Director for Military Saves, Consumer Federation of America. Angela shares her family’s personal story of bankruptcy and how they overcame their debt. She maps out the vital steps to seeking financial help, and emphasizes the importance of the military spouse support network in helping families reach their goals.

Family Voices, a segment of AUSA’s Army Matters Podcast, aims to connect Army families to speakers and issues that are important to their everyday lives. Recommendations for future topics are welcome via email at

Resources mentioned:

Military Saves, Consumer Federation of America
Facebook & Twitter: @MilitarySaves


Homefront United Network
Facebook: @HomefrontUnitedNetwork
Twitter: @HomefrontUnited


USAA Educational Foundation