Steve Chiotakis was a host of Marketplace Morning Report until January 2012

Chiotakis’ award-winning career began after finishing high school in the late 80s. He started at a country radio station in Birmingham, Alabama, moving around the state  progressing to public radio at WBHM. Chiotakis has experience serving as news anchor, reporter and news director. His reporting has been featured on CBS Radio, NBC, CBC, the BBC and NPR.

Chiotakis has been honored by The Public Radio News Directors, Incorporated more than a half dozen times with awards for feature reporting, writing and call-in show. In 2001, Chiotakis was a recipient of the prestigious national Edward R. Murrow Award for writing.


Features by Steve Chiotakis

G20 summit to begin amid ongoing drama in Europe

With the news of a Greek referendum on austerity cuts, G20 leaders will be taking on the idea of a Greek default and looking into the future of other troubled European countries.

Greek bailout vote risks global economy

While a deal was reached last week among European leaders, the prime minister of Greece is calling for a referendum on the decision.

Winter comes early to the Northeast

An early snow storm in the northeastern part of the U.S. has left many without power... or Halloween.
Posted In: Environment

How to handle Greek debt in your portfolio

A financial planner advises not to get panicked about facing Greek debt.
Posted In: Investing

Mid-day Extra: Burning the midnight oil

Faced with lack of space and demand from students with hectic schedules, some community colleges across the U.S. are offering classes in the wee hours of the morning.
Posted In: undefined

If not debit fees, what will banks do to earn cash?

Big banks have backed off of the idea of debit card fees for now in the wake of backlash against Bank of America's plan. But where will banks try to make money going forward?
Posted In: Banks

Initial reactions to the European debt deal

A deal was reached among the leaders in Europe over how to fight off a recession, but is the plan enough to get the job done?

U.S. markets react to eurozone's grand plan

What will the deal reached in Europe mean for us here in the U.S.?

Businesses could soon learn much more than your credit score

Companies are now collecting data beyond your basic credit score, but there are still laws surrounding the practice.
Posted In: Personal Finance

Mid-day Extra: What happened to Nintendo?

Nintendo is predicting that it will take a loss for the first time in thirty years. What went wrong?
Posted In: Entertainment, nintendo


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