The Senate plan includes a spending increase of $1.4 billion, or about 4.4 percent, over the current fiscal year, including $403 million in new spending on housing, education, mental health and veteran services programs.
According to the National Council on Aging, more than 13 million older adults are considered economically insecure, living on less than $22,000 a year.
The budget includes $500 million in new taxes, including increases in the gasoline and cigarette taxes, approved earlier by the Legislature as part of a transportation finance plan.
If you are a forty-something there is still time to save for retirement.
For his final budget proposal, the mayor decided to have a little bit of fun.
The debate over taxes and spending on Beacon Hill is approaching a critical juncture.
New Hampshire’s 4-year-old cold case unit has made some headline-grabbing arrests and has more than 100 other cases to investigate, but now it must solve perhaps its toughest mystery yet: the money game.
Before you lose your chance to get outdoors and enjoy what is left of the season, try these five easy activities to revel in colder temperatures.
Eating out really is discretionary spending. It’s more difficult to save on your rent or mortgage payments.
Here are some great ideas for celebrating birthdays or just having a good time with the grandparents on any day.