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High interest in Bernanke's remarks

Mar 23, 2006
Personal finance expert Chris Farrell talks with host Scott Jagow about the attention focused on Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke's first major speech this week.

Impact of class-action ruling

Mar 22, 2006
Stock-holders will no longer be able to bring class action lawsuits against companies in state courts. A unanimous Supreme Court closed the state-court door on groups of investors who feel companies deceived them into holding onto shares of stock too long. John Dimsdale reports.
Posted In: Investing

Carbon disclosure

Mar 20, 2006
Shareholders of more than two dozen companies are concerned with more than just profits this year. They are wrestling with questions of climate change, and they want some answers. Sarah Gardner reports.
Posted In: Investing

The "Buzzword": Strike Price"

Mar 18, 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 -- "Strike Price." You hear it, you see it, but do you really know it?
Posted In: Investing

The Mailbag for March 17, 2006

Mar 18, 2006
Our economics editor Chris Farrell answers more of your burning money questions. This week, advice on merging finances, using a 529 college account, and investing in church bonds.
Posted In: Charity, Savings

The Coming Oil Crisis?

Mar 18, 2006
Rising oil costs have sweetened profits at major oil companies and left consumers with sour gas costs. But, Stephen Leeb explains investors can turn their own profit.
Posted In: Investing

Week on Wall Street

Mar 17, 2006
Kai Ryssdal talks with Kim Clark, personal finance columnist for U.S. News and World Report, about the week on Wall Street and what's ahead for the markets.
Posted In: Investing, Wall Street

We Talked to Chuck...

Mar 17, 2006
Marketplace's Kai Ryssdal talks with Charles Schwab about his start in the brokerage industry, how the business has changed, and teaching kids the basics of investing.
Posted In: Investing, Retirement

Raising the rent

Mar 16, 2006
The housing market appears to be cooling off, but rents keep going up in many cities. Personal finance expert Chris Farrell talks about the reasons why with Scott Jagow.

Charles Schwab: Putting himself out front

Mar 15, 2006
Kai Ryssdal talks with Charles Schwab about the evolution of the discount brokerage business and how he came to be the face of the company.
Posted In: Investing