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Now Playing: 01-11-13 Marketplace Money

Attention college seniors, we have an awesome college essay topic for you: money. Also, it pays to read the fine print on your
cell phone and cable bills. We take a closer look at all those little charges that hike up the total you pay. And crowdfunding is more than fundraising, it's become a global phenomenon. But why? Plus, money lessons from Monopoly, how some people make use of gray water, and a commentary on romanticizing poverty.