Marketplace Money for Friday, April 18, 2014

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This week on Marketplace Money, host Lizzie O'Leary and personal finance writer Kristin Wong discuss budgeting when you're broke — yes, you can save money even when you don't have much of it. Personal finance expert Lauren Lyons Cole tackles questions from our listeners. Marketplace Tech host Ben Johnson dissects the latest when it comes to money and mobile technology. Katty Kay and Claire Shipman, authors of The Confidence Code, explain the importance of confidence for women in the workforce, and Airfare Watchdog's George Hobica tells us why it pays to be nice to your flight attendant.

Why great companies aren't so great online

Jason Seiden, CEO of Ajax Workforce Marketing, says companies aren't marketing themselves well online.
Posted In: workplace culture

Why you should budget, even if you're broke

Creating a budget is an important part of smart financial planning. But sticking to a budget when you have very little money can be overwhelming.
Posted In: budget, Personal Finance

The importance of confidence for women

Katty Kay and Claire Shipman, authors of “The Confidence Code,” talk with Marketplace Money host Lizzie O’Leary about why women are less confident than men.
Posted In: women, confidence, workplace culture

It pays to be polite in-flight

Airfare Watchdog George Hobica tells us why it's worth being nice to flight attendants.
Posted In: airplane, airplane travel, Travel

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Old Time's Sake [Explicit]
Sweet Sable
Get Involved
Raphael Saadiq
Shaft In Africa (Addis) (Soundtrack)
Johnny Pate
Fall In Love
Phantogram
Phone Tap (Album Version (Explicit)) [Explicit]
Dr. Dre
How To Ascend
Zomby