Trade Off is the tenth episode of the second season of Charles in Charge. It originally aired on March 7, 1987.


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What happens when everyone in the Powell family wants something they-don't have, but someone else does? Why it's simple — trade it. Charles has just done a term paper on bartering and applies the principals of the age-old subject to a burgeoning family crisis. You see Jamie wants Sarah's video camera, and Adam wants his term paper typed, Walter wants his car washed, and Ellen) needs Charles for an extra night of baby-sitting. Before they're through, the family's in an uproar trading services.