Marketplace Money for Friday, November 8, 2013

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This weekend, newly minted Marketplace Money expert Carmen Wong Ulrich looks ahead to the holidays, gives listeners guidance, and even holds up to a lightning round of personal finance questions. Five minutes of fast and furious answers about paying off debt, buying a home, and starting a small business. We hear from a professor who went undercover as a worker in check cashing branch and what she learned from the experience. Carmen hosts a roundtable with a rabbi and Christian woman about what the relationship between money and religion is, and what it should be.  Plus, Vanguard Founder John Bogle shares how his family shaped his money philosophy. 

Simple: Is the future of banking your smartphone?

As more and more consumers lodge complaints against big banks for their higher fees and lower customer service, some startups are looking to sidestep all that legacy banking.
Posted In: mobile, banking

Carmen's lightning round! Personal finance advice for all

Here at Marketplace Money we get way more questions than we could ever hope to answer.
Posted In: advice, Personal Finance, home buying, real estate

Extra, extra, read all about it! Money headlines

A look at what the future of banking will look like, plus personal finance stories from around the country.
Posted In: money headlines, Personal Finance

Family finance lessons: Vanguard founder John Bogle

John Bogle, the founder of the Vanguard Group of investment companies, talks about how his personal financial views were shaped growing up during the Great Depression.
Posted In: advice, Family finance lessons

Music from this show

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A Million and One Things To Do (Instrumental)
Time Machine
Scooby Snacks (Explicit) [Explicit]
Fun Lovin' Criminals
Blinking Lights (For You)
What Took You So Long? (Album Version)
The Courteeners
Blue Bossanova
Canto De Ossanha
Jurassic 5
Anthem (Nym Remix)
Out Of My Head (Feat. Trey Songz)
Lupe Fiasco

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