Marketplace Money for Friday, May 30, 2014

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This weekend on Marketplace Money, guest host Barbara Bogaev talks with psychologist Emily Bianchi about the link between narcissism and growing up during a recession. Also, Marketplace Tech Report host Ben Johnson joins Barbara Bogaev to talk what's new in the world of technology. Financial expert Lauren Lyons Cole stops by to help answer listeners' most challenging financial questions. Catey Hill, consumer reporter for MarketWatch, joins the show to give some tips on when to find the best shopping deals. Barbara Bogaev is also joined by Gerri Detweiler, the director of consumer education for, about how and when to consider taking out a debt consolidation loan.

How the recession shaped a more humble generation

A new study says that individuals who grow up during a recession temper traits of narcissism.
Posted In: millennials, narcissism, psychology
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The best days of the week to shop

Forget the weekends. Spend your money mid-week in order to get the best deals.
Posted In: shopping, spending, consumer

A scam-free way to consolidate your debt

TV ads often promise to get you out of debt for free. But are any of them legit?
Posted In: debt, debt conslidation

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It's All About Me
Somebody That I Used To Know [feat. Kimbra]
Lightning Crashes
Forget You
CeeLo Green
Sir Duke
Stevie Wonder

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