Marketplace Morning Report for Thursday, January 16, 2014
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Yet another blow for JC Penney. The company says it will close 33 stores and slash 2000 jobs. Nigeria -- the second largest economy in Africa -- plans to start up a mortgage finance company similar to Fannie Mae here in the United States. And could too much financial news impact your mental health?
Could personal coaches help low-income students graduate? The NBA is looking across the pond. And the current state of state finances.
Posted In: kickstarter
A new study shows that certain words and phrases do a bad job at getting you the money you need.
Posted In: Retail, JC Penney, layoffs
It's yet another blow for the struggling company.
Posted In: Obama, graduation, Education, students
More than 100 college presidents will meet with President Obama to discuss ways to help low-income minority students graduate.