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Marketplace for Wednesday, December 24, 2008

Marketplace for Wednesday, December 24, 2008

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Lessons learned from the rich

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The growing rush to refinance

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Bernard Madoff walks down Lexington Ave to his apartment in New York City
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Fed's spending is risky business

The Federal Reserve building is seen January 22, 2008 in Washington, DC.
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