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Episode 505: A Locked Door, A Secret Meeting And The Birth Of The Fed

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Episode 659: How To Make $3 Trillion Disappear

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Episode 443: Don't Believe The Hype

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Episode 608: Shorters Gonna Short

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Episode 598: The Very First Short

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Episode 597: We're Short America

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Bob Peterson claims to have found the thing people have sought for thousands of years — an investment guaranteed to double in value. He keeps it in this storage locker. Bob Peterson/Bob Peterson hide caption

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Episode 581: Free Money

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"They'd get the debt. They'd get people on the phone. They'd start dialing, and start collecting." iStockphoto hide caption

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Spreadsheets, Ex-Cons And A Karate Studio: Life At The Bottom Of The Debt Business

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Episode 574: The Buffalo Talk-Off

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A Tiny, $25 Million Mistake

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Episode 547: How To Punish A Bank

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Episode 546: Fear, Negativity And Pawn Shops For The Rich

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Episode 543: A World Without Banks

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Alex Livingston and Eddie Santillan have convinced investors to fund their salary and expenses while they look for a solid company with good earning potential. Courtesy of Isabel Angell hide caption

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Seeking A Fortune Through Search Funds

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Episode 519: Wall Street's Image Problem

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What It Was Like To Be A Wall Street Recruit After The Bailouts

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