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Money Matters: International retirement

| Sep 1, 2006
Retirees have spoken, and they're moving overseas to spend their golden years. If you decide to take your retirement abroad, how much should you save? And where should you look? Tess talks with Brent Kessel of Kubera Portfolios.
Posted In: Retirement

Long-term care insurance

| Sep 1, 2006
Seniors are living longer and the cost of elder care is rising. There are long-term care policies that lower the costs of nursing homes and assisted living centers. But are they worth the price? Nancy Farghalli reports.
Posted In: Retirement

Is now a good time to buy a laptop?

| Sep 1, 2006
First it was Dell. Then came Apple. Both companies have issued recalls for potentially explosive batteries used in their laptop computers. But is their loss the consumer's gain? CNET's Tom Merrit explains.

Job (dis)satisfaction

| Sep 1, 2006
The grass is always greener in the next cubicle. Still, odds are even your colleague shares similar frustration -- job satisfaction is on the decline. What can employers do to reverse the trend? Dr. Carolyn Martin talks with Tess.
Posted In: Jobs

Is there more in the housing numbers?

Scott Jagow | Sep 1, 2006
The government said today that construction spending fell 1.2 percent in July — the biggest drop in five years. The main reason: home building is down. So we're at the point of asking, will housing take down the whole economy?
Posted In: Economy

This protest brought to you by Miller beer

| Sep 1, 2006
Attendees to a series of immigrant rights marches in Chicago this weekend will find out that Miller Brewing is a sponsor. From Chicago Public Radio, Mike Rhee has the story.

A search Google's got a problem with

Janet Babin | Sep 1, 2006
In its fight against hate crimes and child porn, Brazil's government wants Google to turn over information on users of its Orkut website. Google says no. Janet Babin reports.
Posted In: Canada

Union tries to get organized with day laborers

Rachel Dornhelm | Sep 1, 2006
Many rank-and-file members of the AFL-CIO question why their union is pushing for legalization for undocumented day laborers. But proponents say the move is a sign of things to come. Rachel Dornhelm reports.

Presidential election has Mexico in gridlock

Dan Grech | Sep 1, 2006
With a partial recount due next week, it seems certain that conservative presidential candidate Felipe Calderon will take office. His opponent, Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, has vowed to create a parallel government. Dan Grech reports.
Posted In: Canada

Week on Wall Street

Scott Jagow | Sep 1, 2006
Host Scott Jagow checks in with Dallas stockbroker David Johnson about the week that was and what might lie ahead in the markets.
Posted In: Wall Street

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