Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, March 7, 2014
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Hear from two job seekers about their struggles finding work after their unemployment benefits ran out. Plus, Slingbox goes to Mexico, and is selling for a lot more than it costs in the US. The Conservative Political Action Conference kicks off, but does a good appearance at CPAC yield lots of money down the line? Also, how companies that make year-end, lump-sum contributions to retirement plans save money, but can shave tens of thousands from employees’ retirement accounts.
Posted In: Jobs, unemployed, Labor Department
The U.S. economy added 175,000 jobs in February.