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New Natural Gas Pipeline Planned Between Pennsylvania And New England

Kinder Morgan of Texas will officially announce a $5 billion plan on Monday to build a 425 mile pipeline from Pennsylvania shale fields to Dracut, Massachusetts, to bring much needed natural gas into New England.

12/05/2014

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Give It Away This Tax Season

You can only deduct contributions you give to qualified charities.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/05/2014

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Last Minute Tax Stuff You Can Do

I don’t know what Congress is planning to do regarding tax changes, but every year around the third week of December Congress decides to tweak the tax code.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/04/2014

Taxes, 1040, Forms, Papers

What’s On Your Tax Return?

Review your tax situation now so you have some idea what tax bracket you will fall into this year.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/03/2014

Taxi drivers protesting at Boston City Hall say Uber is hijacking their livelihood. (Photo credit: Christina Hager-WBZ-TV)

Cab Drivers Protest Outside Boston City Hall Hearing On Uber

Things got a little loud around Boston City Hall Monday afternoon as cab drivers protested outside before a hearing inside on Uber and LYFT.

12/01/2014

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About Those Flexible Spending Accounts

Let’s talk about year-end tax planning. We’ll start with the Flexible Spending Accounts.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/01/2014

Money, Withdrawl

Teaching Our Kids About Money

Some of you are out shopping today and you may have the kids in the car. Why not give the kids a money lesson?

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–11/28/2014

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All About Gifting Assets

When we talk gifting, a birthday or Christmas usually comes to mind. Today we’re talking about gifting assets to another generation.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–11/27/2014

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The Retirement Back-Up Plan

If you have not done any retirement planning, tomorrow, as everyone is seated around the table, decide which kid you want to live with in your old age.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–11/26/2014

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Talking To Our Elders About Their Affairs

Talking to your elderly parents about awkward subjects doesn’t get any easier with age. A family gathering like Thanksgiving may be the best time to tackle it.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–11/25/2014

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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.

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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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