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Mar 21, 2008

Marketplace Money for March 22-23, 2008

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Marketplace Money for March 22-23, 2008

Segments From this episode

Looking back on a roller coaster week

Mar 21, 2008
Lisa Napoli looks back at the erratic and nerve-wracking week that was on Wall Street through the eyes of Marketplace reporters and financial experts.

Straight Story: Safety first

Mar 21, 2008
Economics editor Chris Farrell reminds us to put safety ahead of high returns as he sets the story straight on ways to protect your money during the current economic skittishness.

Mixed news for commercial real estate

Mar 21, 2008
The good news: the commercial real estate market is in better shape than the residential one. The bad news: it's a rough road ahead. Lisa talks to Susan Smith about what's to come.

Your money's no good here

Mar 21, 2008
With the dollar dropping fast, it's not surprising that it's falling out of favor overseas. As Rico Gagliano discovered during a trip to India, greenbacks aren't what they used to be.

Combo ID/debit cards snare students

Mar 21, 2008
Some universities are offering students ID cards that do double duty as debit cards. Lisa asks Kathy Chu about the controversial move.

Getting Personal

Mar 21, 2008
In this edition of Getting Personal, Chris and Lisa talk about gift and loan confusion, Health Savings Acccounts, microfinance funds and paying off a mortgage early.

Day in the Work Life: Pro wrestler

Mar 21, 2008
On this week's a Day in the Work Life, we follow pro wrestler Kurt Angle from the Olympics to prime time.

Making a plan

Mar 21, 2008
Financial planners and investment planners: who's who? Sally Herships learns the answer to this and more as she finds help getting a financial plan together.

The 'dirty dozen' tax scams

Mar 21, 2008
Tax time is here and so are the scammers. Lisa asks Victor Olmeczencho of the IRS how you can protect yourself from the most common tax scams.