Marketplace AM for December 15, 2004

Episode Description 
0

Tis the season for travel!

Travelers are returning to the skies this holiday season in the greatest numbers since 9/11. But is that prompting airlines to put more planes in the air? Ashley Milne-Tyte reports. Then, Marketplace's travel expert Rudy Maxa tells you about some of your travel alternatives.
0

The Best Gift Ever - Stephen Riggio

Time for another installment in our holiday series--The Best Gift Ever!
0

Mortgage fraud on the climb

As interest rates creep up, so does the cost of owning a home. But this year, those costs have gone up for another reason: mortgage fraud. The FBI has already investigated three times as many fraud cases in 2004 as it did last year. Nevada is among the top 6 states for the crime. And Las Vegas is where criminals are cashing in. Ky Plaskon has this report from Nevada Public Radio

Browse the show calendar

S M T W T F S
 
 
1
 
2
 
3
 
4
 
5
 
6
 
7
 
8
 
9
 
10
 
11
 
12
 
13
 
14
 
15
 
16
 
17
 
18
 
19
 
20
 
21
 
22
 
23
 
24
 
25
 
26
 
27
 
28
 
29
 
30
 
 
 
 

Buzzworthy

Recent comments on our stories..

mormuno01's picture

The secret life of a food stamp

Your article makes a lot of sense. Without the help of food stamps these people that are spending money at Walmart would be on the streets,...

wcourchesne's picture

What 1717 means: your trolley number guess

I have no idea what 1717 refers to but I do know Marketplace is always great to listen to! Keep going...

zingledot's picture

Attack of the shrimp (prices)

This issue has been going on for some time, actually. Anyone in the restaurant business feels this pain. More than a year ago the price for our...

sgardner's picture

Attack of the shrimp (prices)

 If you’re a shrimp lover you may be wondering why you’re paying more for your favorite shrimp cocktail or Pad Thai. It’s actually a bacterial...

Connect
Submit your Personal Finance Questions to the Getting Personal blog.

BECOME A MARKETPLACE SOURCE!

Join the Public Insight Network and help us tell the story. Sign Up Now or browse recent questions from the Network below.