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Banking on Banks

| Jul 22, 2005
Banks love those hidden fees. Consumer Reports' Marlys Harris teaches us ways to avoid giving the bank a cut of your income.
Posted In: Investing

Benefit Revolution?

| Jul 22, 2005
This week, a new bill to extend benefits to unmarried government workers made its way to Congress. Work expert John Challenger tells Kai why Corporate America might be leading the benefit revolution.

Day In The Work Life: Sound Check

| Jul 22, 2005
On this week's "A Day In the Work Life" -- our regular look at how folks trade time for money - we sample sound effects with a movie Foley artist.
Posted In: Jobs

Buzzword

| Jul 22, 2005
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 - "Negative Amortization." You hear it, you see it, but do you really know it?

Mailbag

| Jul 22, 2005
Our economics editor Chris Farrell answers more of your burning money questions. This week: advice on rolling over a 401k, gifting stocks for a wedding present, researching median home prices, and investing in socially responsible funds.

Educating Rico: Language of the Stock Market

| Jul 22, 2005
Last month, our own Rico Gagliano confronted his biggest personal finance challenge yet: buying individual stocks. In the latest installment of Educating Rico, our hero learns the language of the stock market.

Money Matters: Is a Time Share On Your Side?

| Jul 22, 2005
Can a timeshare be the answer to your vacation dreams? Well, on this week's Money Matters-- our regular look at how to improve your bottom line-author Lisa Ann Schreier takes us inside the world of timeshares.

Straight Story: Sour Savings

| Jul 22, 2005
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, Chris issues a plea: Stop the Savings Madness.
Posted In: Savings

British muslims

| Jul 22, 2005
British police stepped up their anti-terrorist operations in London. Today officers shot one man dead, arrested another and conducted three raids around the capital. Reports from Birmingham say a suspect with a suitcase full of explosives has been arrested. When looking for the roots of radicalism, experts often cite economic distress as a factor. After the deadly attacks in London two weeks ago, police were led to the city of Leeds. Marketplace's Steven Beard went there looking for a connection.
Posted In: Canada

The week on Wall Street

| Jul 22, 2005
Marketplace host David Brown checks the week that was in the business world with business analyst and stockbroker David Johson.
Posted In: Wall Street

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