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Labor strife on two continents

| Mar 27, 2006
In Washington and Europe, labor issues are boiling over. Janet Babin reports that, in Washington, immigrant workers are the hot topic. In France, recent labor protests have turned into riots. David Wells of the Financial Times talks about that with Scott Jagow.

Historic walk-out in France

| Mar 27, 2006
Train and air travel in France could be impacted Tuesday as labor unions and students plan to protest a new law called the First Job Contract. It's already sparked violent demonstrations and has shut down universities. Stephen Beard reports.

The Look Ahead for March 24, 2006

| Mar 25, 2006
What you need to know today about next week.

The "Straight Story" with Chris Farrell: Icy Predictions

| Mar 25, 2006
It's time once again for economics editor Chris Farrell to help you sort out what's smart, what's stupid and what's the "Straight Story." This week, Treasury Secretary John Snow hailed CEO pay and employee wages. Chris gives Snow a chilly reception.
Posted In: Jobs

"Day in the Work Life": Art Appraiser

| Mar 25, 2006
On this week's "A Day In the Work Life" -- our look at how folks trade their time for money -- we color outside the lines with an art appraiser.
Posted In: Jobs

The "Buzzword": Buyout

| Mar 25, 2006
Life is hard enough without having to decipher everything. Each week, Marketplace Money brings you a word or a phrase that has bubbled to the top of the news. For instance -- "Buyout." You hear it, you see it, but do you really know it?

The Mailbag for March 24, 2006

| Mar 25, 2006
Our economics editor Chris Farrell answers more of your burning money questions. This week, advice on teaching kids money management, understanding the difference between good versus bad credit, and applying for student loans as a couple.
Posted In: Savings

Mind Over Money

| Mar 25, 2006
Do you trust stock analysts over your own stock analysis? Kai talks to Personal Finance expert Eric Tyson about improving your finance faith.
Posted In: Investing

Money Secrets

| Mar 25, 2006
What money secrets are you hiding from your significant other? Money Magazine's Ellen McGirt reveals all's not so fair in love and finances.

Taxing Questions

| Mar 25, 2006
Don't let tax season tax you. Consumer Reports' Tobie Stanger tells us which online tax services are worth your time.
Posted In: Taxes

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