Marketplace Weekend for Thursday, July 03, 2014

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On Marketplace Weekend, host Lizzie O'Leary and Marketplace's Kai Ryssdal discuss his conversation with President Obama. What can we expect in the last 2 years of his presidency? How do transgendered women fare in the workforce? Mostly like their female colleagues, Ashley Milne-Tyte finds. The little words in the fine print can add up to big bills down the line. Personal finance expert Ilyce Glink shares her tips to not get caught. Musician Alex White shares what she learned about money growing up. NBA free agency season is upon us, but how's the game changing beyond the court? And Marketplace Tech host Ben Johnson tells us what he learned about Facebook's emotion study for Tech IRL.   

How LeBron James is changing how athletes are paid

More athletes are making their money off the court than on it.
Posted In: basketball, Sports, LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony, News
A man smokes marijuana

Colorado marijuana dispensaries have nowhere to put their money

Colorado pot dispensaries are making money, but banks won't accept their cash.
Posted In: marijuana, Banks, colorado, News

My money story: Musician Alex White

Alex White, one half of rock band White Mystery, tells us about life on the road running a business with her brother.
Posted In: Music

Facebook's psychology study under scrutiny

Was the social network's manipulation of news-feeds for data-gathering ethical?
Posted In: Facebook, Facebook Timeline

Transgender female workers face added discrimination

Transgender experiences show a lot about how men and women fare in the workplace.
Posted In: transgender, women in management, workplace culture

Music from this show

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Neverland
Quadron
Yet Again
Grizzly Bear
You've Been Spiked
Chris Joss
When Did Your Heart Go Missing?
Rooney
Brighter End of Dark
De Lux
Trapped
Onra