Marketplace Money for Friday, March 14, 2014

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Guest host Lizzie O’Leary talks with Marketplace reporter Dan Gorenstein about the rollout of the Affordable Care Act. With the March 31st deadline, what should you remember about coverage options and possible penalties? Also, Marketplace Tech host Ben Johnson checks in from the SXSW Festival in Austin, TX to talk about protecting your personal information in the age of data breaches. Actor Doug Jones reflects on how his family influenced his financial habits, personal finance expert Liz Weston answers callers’ questions, and we explore the implications of having an aggressive personality at work.  

How many stars? Affordable Care Act user reviews

The March 31 enrollment deadline to sign up for Affordable Care Act benefits is about two weeks away. And this is the big one. Get covered, or start paying a penalty.
Posted In: Affordable Care Act, health care

I've been called bossy.

Does calling girls “bossy” discourage them from being leaders?
Posted In: women, bossy, gender

Family finance lessons: Actor and contortionist Doug Jones

Actor and contortionist Doug Jones hangs on to what he has.
Posted In: Family finance lessons, wealth

Rent versus buy: How did you choose your home?

What was your experience buying or renting your home?
Posted In: home, home buying, real estate

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Social Insecurity
Rent Party
Booker T. Jones
The One [Explicit]
CeeLo Featuring Jazze Pha & T.I.
Calvin Harris
Aloe Blacc

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