Mar 9, 2007

Marketplace Money for March 9, 2007

Marketplace Money for March 9, 2007

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Protecting your portfolio

Mar 9, 2007
They don't give out pain relievers when you invest in the stock market. So how do you ensure that sudden changes won't make your portfolio sick? Marketplace's Steve Tripoli reports.

Screeching around the track

Mar 9, 2007
Consumer Reports is out with its 2007 Best and Worst automotive issue. Sean Cole went to do some further research by going for a ride at the test drive center.

Policing the plastics

Mar 9, 2007
This week, Congress held hearings on the credit card industry. Are high fees and late payments on their way out? Host Tess Vigeland interviews Marketplace's John Dimsdale.

Buzzword: Universal default

Mar 9, 2007
Life is hard enough without having to decipher everything. Each week, Marketplace Money brings you a word or a phrase that has bubbled to the top of the news. For instance, "Universal Default." You hear it, you see it, but…