Marketplace AM for December 8, 2005
Dec 8, 2005

Marketplace AM for December 8, 2005

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401k matching

Dec 8, 2005
Personal finance expert Chris Farrell tells host Scott Jagow that company 401k matching plans don't do much to encourage employees to invest in their retirement.

AFL-CIO's big day

Dec 8, 2005
The labor federation has launched its biggest organizing campaign in 15 years, culminating in a march on the White House today. Gretchen Cook looks at the organization's strategy to revive the labor movement.

Computer chip bonanza

Dec 8, 2005
Sales of computer chips have hit a record high this year. Larry Schooler tells us why.

Santa Hugo

Dec 8, 2005
Venezuela has announced plans to offer low-cost heating oil to Bronx residents on the heels of a similar offer to residents in Massachusetts. Will American oil companies follow suit? Dan Grech reports.

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC