Listen to Episode No. 77 of Slate Money:
On this episode of Slate Money, Mehrsa Baradaran, author of How the Other Half Banks, joins Felix Salmon of Fusion, Cathy O’Neil of Mathbabe, and Slate’s Moneybox columnist Jordan Weissmann to discuss unbanking in America.
Topics discussed on today’s show include:
- How banks are failing poor and working-class Americans
- How postal banking could be a solution
- The debate over prepaid debit cards
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Production by Audrey Quinn.