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Decoding the money message of Psy's 'Gangnam Style'

Queena Kim | Aug 31, 2012
A silly video masks a satire on conspicuous consumption and income inequality in Korea.

9 ways to save on rental cars

Mitchell Hartman | Feb 10, 2014
In sum: it never hurts to ask.
Posted In: rental car

Watch five romance movies to save your marriage

David Brancaccio | Feb 4, 2014
A new study finds that watching five romantic films, and then talking about them, can cut divorce rates for couples.
Posted In: marriage, relationships

Drought-resistant gardens can be more than gravel

Adriene Hill | Mar 20, 2014
As the California drought continues, some homeowners are rethinking their green grass lawns.

Giving the health care exchanges a check-up

Dan Gorenstein | Oct 11, 2013
Two weeks in, what's the status of the state and federal insurance exchanges?
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Questioning the reliability of ADP job numbers

Nancy Marshall-Genzer | Apr 3, 2014
Economists have been riled up over differences between job numbers from the payroll processor ADP and federal figures.
Posted In: adp, numbers

No money down home loans return, with a twist

Mark Garrison | Mar 25, 2013
No down payment mortgages died in a wave of foreclosures -- for nearly all Americans. But now they’re crawling out of the grave, for the wealthy, at least.
Posted In: home loans, Housing
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Coinstar goes after the gift-card resale market

Mitchell Hartman | Apr 3, 2014
Coinstar expands the market for vending machines
Posted In: Coinstar

Big-time brands start swinging on Vine

Shannon Mullen | Aug 27, 2013
Airbnb is the latest company to experiment with Vine.
Posted In: instagram, Twitter, Vine

PODCAST: October jobs numbers

David Brancaccio | Nov 8, 2013
The government just reported the labor market in October was much stronger than expected, but how reliable is the data for a month when the government was shut down for half of it? And, imagine finding a job after being unemployed for months, only to have to look for a second to pay off your newly acquired debts.



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