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Would Your Money Be Better In The Yard?

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Would Your Money Be Better In The Yard?

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Would Your Money Be Better In The Yard?

Would Your Money Be Better In The Yard?

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Last week's IndyMac Bank failure and the resulting federal takeover have left many Americans wondering whether their money would be safer buried in a box in the backyard. Madeleine Brand talks with Gus Faucher of Moody's Economy.com about how safe our money really is.

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