Marketplace Money for Friday, September 9, 2011

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Marketplace Money for Friday, September 9, 2011

Things to consider before launching a career abroad

Are you thinking about looking overseas for your next job? Here's some advice.
Posted In: Jobs

Getting Personal: Emergency funds, a relative's loan request

Bob Moon and MSN personal finance columnist Liz Pulliam Weston answer listeners' personal finance questions.
Posted In: Personal Finance

Final thought on the 9/11 anniversary weekend

A few thoughts from Marketplace's Bob Moon on 9/11.

Do you have financial PTSD?

The housing bubble, the financial crisis, the dismal jobs reports... The economy the past few years has depleted many pocketbooks -- and traumatized many consumers.

What's in your wallet, Peter Karvonen?

A skateboard shop owner talks about the Irish hostel key and a special dollar bill in his wallet.

Fewer parents leaving inheritances for children

With people living longer, more parents are giving money to their children while they're still alive.

Colleges should reap from the successes of its graduates

A personal finance writer says that college is still worth it -- but only if colleges literally invest in their students' success.

Shopping Alaska's garage and yard sales

Solitude and salmon aren't the only things you can find in Alaska. There are incredible deals at the garage and yard sales that happen across the state every summer.

The personal financial impact of 9/11

Marketplace listeners share how 9/11 changed their perspectives on the role of career and money in their lives.
Posted In: Personal Finance

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