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Marketplace Morning Report for Thursday, March 6, 2014
Mar 6, 2014

Marketplace Morning Report for Thursday, March 6, 2014

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A look at the efforts on both sides of the Ukraine/Russia spat to cripple infrastructure and cause economic difficulty. Plus, there are millions and millions of Americans who don’t have enough credit history to generate a credit score. So what happens when someone wants to check their creditworthiness? We'll also quiz a first time homebuyer who’s been studying up on tax breaks offered to those looking to purchase a house. Also, we'll check in with Micahel Dell, CEO of Dell, whose buyout of his namesake company has been called one of the nastiest tech takeovers in history. 

Segments From this episode

Looking for tax breaks in all the wrong places

Mar 6, 2014
Hey homeowners: Here are some tax tips you may not know about.

Surprise! Data pulled from the Internet is faulty

Mar 6, 2014
Some big data companies are offering faulty consumer credit reports.

By 2020, there will be 10 web-connected devices per human

Mar 6, 2014
Dell CEO Michael Dell tells Marketplace his plans to meet future demand.

Conflict in Ukraine goes online

Mar 6, 2014
A look at the efforts on either side – and possible third parties - in the Ukraine/Russia spat to cripple infrastructure and cause economic difficulty.

PODCAST: Dell CEO Michael Dell

Mar 6, 2014
Dell CEO Michael Dell tells Marketplace his plans to meet future demand. And getting ready for the next unemployment report.

Getty Images gives the web 35 million pictures as a free sample

Mar 6, 2014
The stock-photo giant switches from suing bloggers for borrowing images... to encouraging them.

A look at the efforts on both sides of the Ukraine/Russia spat to cripple infrastructure and cause economic difficulty. Plus, there are millions and millions of Americans who don’t have enough credit history to generate a credit score. So what happens when someone wants to check their creditworthiness? We’ll also quiz a first time homebuyer who’s been studying up on tax breaks offered to those looking to purchase a house. Also, we’ll check in with Micahel Dell, CEO of Dell, whose buyout of his namesake company has been called one of the nastiest tech takeovers in history. 

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC