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Retirement Myth #4: I Plan To Work Forever

The reality is that may not be possible for a variety of reasons.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/28/2015

SS, Benefits, Medicare, Retirement

Retirement Myth #3: Social Security Will Be Enough

The reality is Social Security was designed to replace only about 40% of your current paycheck and less if you are a high wage earner.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/27/2015

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Report: Nearly Half Of Boston Restaurants Had Serious Health Violations In 2014

Inspectors found serious violations in more than 1,300 Boston restaurants.

05/26/2015

Cash, 100 Dollar Bill, Mint, Inheritance

Retirement Myth #2: Mom And Dad Are Going To Leave Their Money To Me

The reality is there may not be much money left to inherit.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/26/2015

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Retirement Myth #1: I Can Wait Until I’m Earning More To Save For Retirement

The reality is if you start later in your working career you will need to save more money than if you had started younger.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/25/2015

Flooding in Peabody (Photo courtesy: Kevin Angelli)

Disaster Planning For Small Businesses

Most small businesses, especially ones run from home, have not given enough thought to planning for disasters.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/22/2015

401K, Retirement Plans

Small Business Retirement Plans

If you are smart enough to start your own business, you should be smart enough to start a retirement plan as well!

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/21/2015

Liam Martin

Liam Martin Joining WBZ-TV As Co-Anchor Of 10pm News On WSBK myTV38

Liam Martin will join Paula Ebben as co-anchor of the WBZ News at 10pm on myTV38.

05/20/2015

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Section 179 Deductions For Small Businesses

Normally if you purchase capital equipment for your business you don’t get to expense the total cost of the equipment the year you buy it.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/20/2015

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Tax Deductions For Small Business

There are many tax deductions for the self-employed. What have you been missing out on?

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/19/2015

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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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