Marketplace Money for Friday, November 9, 2012
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The country voted this past week. What does President Barack Obama's re-election mean for health care and the fiscal cliff? We also look at the impact of local elections on your personal finance. Plus, America honors its veterans this week. Their biggest burdens aren't just mental or physical -- they're also financial. And in a perfect world, you would only have to pay for the cable channels you actually watch, right? We're exploring the future of TV.
Posted In: health care, insurance exchanges, fiscal cliff
Now that President Barack Obama has been re-elected, it's time to get to work. Two pressing issues: moving forward with the Affordable Care Act and the looming fiscal cliff.
Posted In: Kids and money, financial literacy
Virtual bank accounts allow parents to deposit allowance online and teach kids about spending and saving.
Posted In: elections, local, local government
Elections with national implications get a lot of media attention, but it's the local races that can have a huge impact on the lives of everyday Americans.