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Marketplace Money for July 8, 2011

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Marketplace Money for July 8, 2011

Mutual fund managers invest in emerging markets

Emerging markets like China, India, Brazil are growing fast, but the risks taken there could be major.
Posted In: Wall Street

Piggy Bank Award: TIAA-CREF success

Tempted to tap your 401(k) or maybe your TIAA-CREF account? Think again. A Colorado listener had the same temptation -- in 1978. He kept it, and has been laughing to the bank ever since.
Posted In: Personal Finance

Online Security 101

For a lot of us, our entire lives are online these days. So how do we protect ourselves?

U.S. Department of Education lists colleges by price

And some of the schools that have raised their tuition prices the most in the last few years will have some explaining to do.
Posted In: Education

How to deal with a real 'Horrible Boss'

Forget this weekend's box office opener, some people experience horrible bosses every day at work. We share tips for dealing with a bad manager.
Posted In: Jobs

A new way to save

Being called "frugal" isn't necessarily a bad thing anymore. But the way we become frugal might need to change.

Why investing like a girl is a good thing

One example of someone who's successfully invested like a girl? The Oracle of Omaha, of course.
Posted In: Investing

What's in your wallet, Kathryn Varden?

A newly licensed 16-year-old from Alabama has a wallet full of receipts.

Getting Personal: Paying for college with life insurance, or with savings

Marketplace Money host Tess Vigeland and Kiplinger's Kathy Kristof answer listener questions.
Posted In: Personal Finance

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