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How to get equal pay for equal work

Dec 4, 2009
Women still get paid less than men for the same work, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Ashley Milne-Tyte reports on how women can begin to chip away at the disparity.
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Small Talk: A break from the headlines

Oct 23, 2009
Marketplace's Brendan Newnam and Rico Gagliano check in with members of the Marketplace staff on the news that didn't quite make it on the radio this past week.
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Getting Personal

Oct 16, 2009
Tess Vigeland and Kiplinger's Kim Lankford tackle listeners' questions about employers' 401(k) contributions, how to make the most out of selling a rental property, and more.
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Charcoal use burns up Africa's forests

Mar 11, 2009
Many African businesses and homes use charcoal for heating and cooking. But producing the long-burning fuel could be warming the rest of the world. Gretchen Wilson reports.
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Getting Personal

Mar 6, 2009
Tess Vigeland and economics editor Chris Farrell give advice to listeners about prioritizing and paying down debt, and where the average person can save on bills.
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Injured veterans fight for benefits

Feb 18, 2009
Injured soldiers from Iraq and Afghanistan continue to fight long after they've returned home. But it's not enemy fire they're facing, it's the complicated process of claiming disability benefits. Jeff Tyler reports.
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Getting Personal

Jul 18, 2008
Tess Vigeland and Chris Farrell take on all sorts of questions from listeners concerned about how their financial holdings might be affected by the nation's volatile banking situation.
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Getting Personal

May 16, 2008
In this edition of Getting Personal, Chris and Scott talk about a sorority's collection agency threat, dissolving an LLC, timeshares and digging up an investment firm's past.
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Reporting on China's Disenfranchised: The Great Land Grab

Jan 18, 2006
First thing this morning, the phone rang....
Posted In: China
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The payoff

Jan 10, 2006
This morning I realized I'm actually in China. I've been here for five days, but with the final preparation for our live broadcasts, I have barely...
Posted In: China

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