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Why Does A Taxi Medallion Cost $1 Million?

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Boom Town, U.S.A.

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Buying A Savings Bond Is About To Get Harder

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Why A New York Cheese Buyer Hangs On The Euro's Fate

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A Financial Adviser Bets The House

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