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Marketplace's story on mooncakes inspires a song

Sep 12, 2011
This final note. Check out the sky tonight if you get a chance. On the Chinese calendar, this is the Mid-Autumn Festival, when the moon is at its...
Posted In: moon festival, mooncakes

BofA to cut 30,000 jobs

Sep 12, 2011
As part of an effort to cut expenses by $5 billion a year over the next two years, U.S. banking giant Bank of America confirmed today that it will...
Posted In: Bank of America, job cuts, layoffs

'Calmest' 300-point selloff on Wall Street today

Sep 9, 2011
This final note on the way out, just to get back to that idea that the legacy of September 11th fundamentally isn't about economics or money....
Posted In: markets, Wall Street

Group of 7 meet to discuss Greek debt crisis

Sep 9, 2011
An observation that the financial history of the past three years is that crises like to arrive on weekends....
Posted In: Europe debt crisis

OP-ED: Jobs creation was never at the top of the list for Obama

Sep 9, 2011
After the August jobs report was released, I said that President Obama blew it. This led to a deluge of comments, e-mails and vitriol. Over the c...
Posted In: Jobs, Obama

Speech offers little clarity on renewable energy policy

Sep 9, 2011
As part of Marketplace's coverage of President Barack Obama's address to Congress tonight, in which he unveiled a $447 billion plan to invest in...
Posted In: Jobs Act: Reactions from small business

Road to new jobs doesn't pass through Washington says trucking exec

Sep 9, 2011
As part of Marketplace's coverage of President Barack Obama's address to Congress tonight, in which he unveiled a $447 billion plan to invest in...
Posted In: Jobs Act: Reactions from small business

What about all those green jobs, Mr. President?

Sep 9, 2011
As part of Marketplace's coverage of President Barack Obama's address to Congress tonight, in which he unveiled a $447 billion plan to invest in...
Posted In: Jobs, Jobs Act: Reactions from small business

For small healthcare provider, holding steady but not growing

Sep 9, 2011
As part of Marketplace's coverage of President Barack Obama's address to Congress tonight, in which he unveiled a $447 billion plan to invest in...
Posted In: Jobs, Jobs Act: Reactions from small business

In beleaguered construction, this contractor wants to hire

Sep 9, 2011
As part of Marketplace's coverage of President Barack Obama's address to Congress tonight, in which he unveiled a $447 billion plan to invest in...
Posted In: Jobs, Jobs Act: Reactions from small business

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Host Tess Vigeland and the Marketplace Money team present Making Money, a blog about personal finance, the economy, and the making of our weekly radio show. Visit our show page, listen to the latest episode, or subscribe to the podcast. Plus, find answers to your personal finance questions on topics from saving for retirement to bankruptcy in the Getting Personal blog.