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Special report: After the financial crisis

Five years ago this month, the country fell into the Great Recession as banks died, investors suffered and debtors buckled under heavy debt. The financial landscape has improved, but there's still much to be done. Listen to our podcast as experts discuss building back the economy.

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Mark

Hamrick

Washington Bureau Chief, Bankrate.com

Greg

McBride

CFA, senior financial analyst, Bankrate.com

Bart

Chilton

Commissioner, CFTC

Bert

Ely

Banking Consultant, Ely & Co.

Special Report: 5th anniversary of the financial crisis

Lessons learned (or not) from the financial crisis. What risks are still ahead as we battle back from The Great Recession?

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The financial crisis affected professionals in real estate, banking, investing and other disciplines. Hear about what's changed for them.

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