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    How Much Do You Pay To Maintain Your 401(K)?

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    Consumers pay an estimated $30 - $60 billion a year in 401(k) management fees. But the average American has no idea how much they pay or that they pay any fees at all, according to the AARP. Guest host Jacki Lyden speaks with Ian Salisbury of SmartMoney Magazine about the fees and the call by consumer advocates for more transparency.
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    Readers' Review: "The Good Lord Bird" By James McBride

    For our next Readers' Review: National Book Award winner "The Good Lord Bird" by James McBride. The 2013 novel follows an enslaved boy who gets caught up in John Brown's abolitionist mission...and must disguise himself as a girl to survive.

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    Busboys And Poets In Anacostia: Development Or Gentrification?

    Local restaurant chain Busboys and Poets will soon open in Anacostia, which suffers from a dearth of dining and shopping options-- but some within the community are decrying the opening as gentrification.

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    A Primary Challenge For A Top Arlington County Democrat

    Could bipartisanship be the ouster of Arlington County's board chair?

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    In Omaha, A Library With No Books Brings Technology To All

    The privately funded, $7 million Do Space provides free access to computers, high-end software, 3-D printers, and laser cutters. It's a learning and play space, as well as an office for entrepreneurs.

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