Slate Money on Facebook loans, medical loans, and Trump in Atlantic City.

Vaginal Mesh Is the New Mesothelioma

Vaginal Mesh Is the New Mesothelioma

Slate’s weekly business and finance podcast.
Sept. 5 2015 2:00 AM

The Dirty Filthy Loans Edition

Slate Money talks lending on Facebook, in medicine, and in Atlantic City.


Listen to Episode No. 69 of Slate Money:


On this episode of Slate Money, host Felix Salmon of Fusion, Cathy O’Neil of, and Slate’s Moneybox columnist Jordan Weissmann discuss some sneaky new forms of lending.

Topics discussed on today’s show include:


Production by Audrey Quinn.

Felix Salmon is a journalist.

Cathy O'Neil is a former hedge fund quant and blogger at

Jordan Weissmann is Slate’s senior business and economics correspondent.