Marketplace Money for Friday, January 17, 2014

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This weekend on Marketplace Money, host Carmen Wong Ulrich explores the aftermath of the big consumer data breaches at Target, Neiman Marcus and other retailers. Consumer advocate Bob Sullivan explains how shoppers can prevent getting hacked and what to do if your credit or debit card has been compromised. Plus, Marketplace reporter Dan Gorenstein checks in on how consumers are finding their experiences with the Affordable Care Act, and we get an update on the traditional retirement savings rules from David Blanchett of Morningstar. Also, student loan expert Heather Jarvis helps out some listeners who have questions about financing higher education and musician John Roderick shares how his family influenced his financial habits.
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Ask Carmen: Tips for choosing student loans

What kind of loans should you take out for graduate school? Find out when student loan expert Heather Jarvis joins host Carmen Wong Ulrich to answer callers' questions.
Posted In: student loans, fafsa, financial aid
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Worried about Target? The do's and don'ts of protecting your data

Millions of Americans have had credit card and debit card information stolen by hackers at big retailers like Target and Neiman Marcus. Marketplace Money host Carmen Wong Ulrich talks to consumer advocate Bob Sullivan about what we can do to keep our money safe.
Posted In: Target, Target credit cards, credit hack, stolen credit cards
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Could the old rules of retirement no longer apply?

Do the old rules about retirement savings still apply today?
Posted In: 401k, Retirement
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Family Finance Lessons: John Roderick

John Roderick is the leader of the Long Winters. Hear how his experience growing up has shaped his business---as a musician and a bandleader.
Posted In: ask carmen, Family finance lessons

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Rigamortus
Kendrick Lamar
Whoa Now (clean LP)
B Rich
Who Do You Think You Are
Spice Girls
Doing What I Can
Raphael Saadiq
You'll Be Lonely
Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings
It's Yourz (Explicit Version) [Explicit]
Wu-Tang Clan
Her Favorite Song
Mayer Hawthorne

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