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401K, Retirement Plans

“Save” Is Not A Four Letter Word

Last month Bankrate.com conducted a survey on Financial Security. Thirty-six percent of those surveyed had not begun to save for retirement.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/08/2014

Financial Planners

Hiring A Financial Planner

It usually takes a life event to push an individual into hiring a financial planner.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/05/2014

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Credit Cards: How Many Is Too Many?

How many cards do you have? Can you name what’s in your wallet? If the answer is no, you have too many cards.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/04/2014

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Checking Your Credit Report

I’ll bet every time I have suggested that you get copies of your free credit reports you have made a mental note to check yours. Do it now!

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/03/2014

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Organizing Your Retirement Plans

I often hear from listeners who are about to retire and they realize they fall into the category of having too many retirement plans.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/02/2014

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Working On Our Energy Efficiency

Check what you can do this fall to save on energy costs this winter.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/01/2014

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Where Is The Important Stuff?

If you were told to evacuate within the hour would you be able to gather up all your important things and leave in an hour?

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/29/2014

Arthur T. Demoulas speaks at a Market Basket rally in Tewksbury, Aug. 28, 2014. (Photo by Sera Congi - WBZ-TV)

Arthur T. Demoulas To Market Basket Workers: ‘It’s Great To Be Back Together Again’

Arthur T. Demoulas triumphantly returned as Market Basket CEO Thursday, addressing workers at company headquarters in Tewksbury, saying, “it’s great to be back together again.”

08/28/2014

A thank you sign in the lobby of Market Basket headquarters in Tewksbury. (Photo by Ken Tucci-WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Market Basket Message – Will Corporate Executives Hear It?

It’s a message that could help heal our festering problems with income inequality, worker resentment toward executive salary inflation, etc. But will corporate elites hear it, and heed it?

08/28/2014

Children, Playground, Playing, Activity

Where There’s A Will There’s A Way

No one gets out of this world alive, but we can plan to make it easier on those we leave behind.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/28/2014

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Kevin Garnett

Celebrity Endorsements

There’s no doubt about it. Celebrity sells. That’s why companies that make everything from drinks to makeup to credit cards pay millions for stars to endorse their products. Here is a look at some recent celebrity endorsements.

May 15 is National Chocolate Chip Day.  Did you know Massachusetts resident Ruth Wakefield, owner of the Toll House Inn in Wakefield, accidentally invented the chocolate chip cookie in the 1930s when the chocolate she used to make her specialty cookies did not fully melt. The chocolate in that batch was from a bar of Nestle bitter chocolate. She reached out to Nestle and they began producing chocolate chips. Thanks, Ruth!!!

Besides the chocolate chip cookie, Massachusetts boasts many more inventions. Click through the gallery to see some of them. (Photo by Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

Hub Of Invention

May 15 is National Chocolate Chip Day. Did you know that chocolate chip cookies were accidentally invented in Massachusetts. Take a look at some of other things invented in Mass.

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Made In Mass.

Many products, companies and brands with national and global recognition call Massachusetts home. Some of them are family businesses, some are large corporations but all of them have interesting stories.

GPS

Notable Inventions By M.I.T. Grads

Massachusetts Institute of Technology is one of the most prestigious schools in the nation for a reason.

Ben Affleck

Movies Made In Massachusetts

Seems like every week a new movie is being filmed in Massachusetts. Here is a look at some well know, and not so well known, films shot in the Bay State.

‘Jersey Shore’ Cast On Wall Street

‘Jersey Shore’ On Wall Street

The cast of MTV’s “Jersey Shore” skipped the beach for a day to ring the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange.

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