Ashley Milne-Tyte is the host of a podcast about women in the workplace called The Broad Experience.

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Features by Ashley Milne-Tyte

Getting paid to take care of mom and dad

There are millions of caregivers in this country who look after an older family member - and a growing number of them is getting paid to do the job. Elder law attorneys have been drawing up more contracts that deal with how to care for mom or dad, and get compensated.
Posted In: Retirement

Oscar essential: The movie trailer

Just about every movie has a trailer that previews it -- and new technology and editing are changing trailers as much as movies.
Posted In: Entertainment

Unemployed singles aren't feeling the love

The dating scene can be a challenge if you're out of work. Even dinner and a movie can add up. And the stigma of being jobless might lead some to think you're not a worthy mate.
Posted In: Personal Finance

Conveying a message through the quality of a voice

A lot of people just want a real person when they call a customer service line, but often times they're relegated to an automated voice, which is much cheaper. Some companies, like Aflac, are overhauling their automated systems in an effort to keep costs low.

Spending habits: influenced more by peers, or demographic?

Can you save money by keeping up with the Joneses? The website Bundle.com lets you compare your spending habits with other people like you. But can it change the way you spend and save?
Posted In: Personal Finance

Economic impact of NYC Islamic center

After the memorial service commemorating 9/11 in New York, rallies are set to kick off a few blocks north of Ground Zero -- in front of the now-famous site of a planned Islamic center and mosque. Ashley Milne-Tyte asked some business owners in the neighborhood whether the center might help or hurt their bottom line.
Posted In: New York

Negotiating tactics for women

Studies show that women aren't great negotiators. Often times, women don't want to come off as aggressive or boasting. Marketplace Money follows up on a story we did last year on why women make such lousy negotiators.

Historic tours focus on lives of servants

In this age of instant entertainment, the historic house is probably not on the top of the list of things to do. But over the past few years, owners of historic homes have gotten the message and are revamping the way they do business. Ashley Milne Tyte reports.

A lost generation of new lawyers?

A lot of last year's top law school grads were expecting to head straight to the country's biggest, most prestigious law firms after passing the bar exam. But big law lost a lot of business as the economy shrank. And that has led to a pile-up of legal talent. Ashley Milne-Tyte reports.
Posted In: Crime

Go local with your money?

Marketplace's Ashley Milne-Tyte weighs the pros and cons of moving your money to a community bank.
Posted In: Savings

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