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Money makes the world go around, faster and faster every day. On NPR's Planet Money, you'll meet high rollers, brainy economists and regular folks -- all trying to make sense of our rapidly changing global economy.

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Title: #690: All In

#390: We Set Up An Offshore Company In A Tax Haven

July 30th, 2012

On today's show, we dive deep into the world of offshore companies and bank accounts.We set up our own company in an offshore tax haven, and we find out… Go to Episode

#391: The Anti-Addiction Pill That's Big Business For Drug Dealers

July 31st, 2012

There's a pill called Suboxone that treats addiction to heroin and pain pills like oxycontin. Doctors and addicts say it's amazing."It was the best thing… Go to Episode

#392: Keeping The Biggest Secret In The U.S. Economy

August 3rd, 2012

The monthly jobs numbers are important — really important. They tell everyone from manufacturers to stock traders how the economy is doing. Billions… Go to Episode

#273: When The U.S. Paid Off The Entire National Debt

August 7th, 2012

On Jan. 8, 1835, all the big political names in Washington gathered to celebrate what President Andrew Jackson had just accomplished. A senator rose to… Go to Episode