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Retiring single

Nov 10, 2006
Does the retirement checklist change when you're single? Kai asks Greg Daugherty of Consumer Reports.
Posted In: Retirement

Can you afford to retire?

Nov 3, 2006
That's the question posed by a PBS/Frontline documentary investigating the retirement problem facing baby boomers. Frontline's Hedrick Smith speaks with Kai.
Posted In: Retirement

Alternative minimum tax net widens

Nov 2, 2006
Host Scott Jagow and Marketplace economics correspondent Chris Farrell discuss why politicians aren't talking about the alternative minimum tax.
Posted In: Taxes

Fantasy soccer for big spenders

Oct 31, 2006
A couple of UK hedge funds are hoping to score big in a surprising new arena: soccer player futures. Amy Scott explains.
Posted In: Investing, Sports

Investing in the kids

Oct 30, 2006
Host Scott Jagow and Marketplace economics correspondent Chris Farrell look at a new trend in corporate philanthropy: giving to early childhood development programs.

Investing in real estate

Oct 27, 2006
Home prices took another hit in September. Still, there might be another way to profit from real estate. Kai finds out from David Wyss, the chief economist of Standard & Poor's.
Posted In: Housing, Investing

The NYSE & Tokyo

Oct 27, 2006
The New York Stock Exchange is negotiating an alliance with the Tokyo Stock Exchange. The news comes as the NYSE seals its deal to merge with the pan-European exchange Euronext. Ashley Milne-Tyte reports.
Posted In: Investing, Wall Street

Week on Wall Street

Oct 27, 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

Care at home

Oct 20, 2006
Seniors face rising health care costs, but there's no place like home for lower medical bills. Helen Palmer reports.
Posted In: Retirement

Best places to retire

Oct 13, 2006
Location matters. So does weather. Throw in low taxes and you've got a retiree's idea of paradise. Money Magazine just published a list of the best places to spend your golden years. Kai speaks with Kate Ashford.
Posted In: Retirement