Economy

DAILY TALKER

Daily Talker: Is It Too Early For Kmart’s Christmas Commerical?

With more than 100 days until Christmas, Kmart launched its first ad for the holidays promoting its layaway program. Is it too early for a Christmas commercial?

09/13/2013

DAILY TALKER

Daily Talker: What’s Your Biggest Expense When It Comes To Your Children?

The Department of Agriculture finds raising a child will cost you $250,000 before they turn 18. What’s your biggest expense when it comes to your children?

08/15/2013

DAILY TALKER

Daily Talker: Do The Impossible Odds Of Winning Powerball Prevent You From Playing?

The Powerball jackpot has soared to $425 million. The odds of winning are 1 in 175,200,000. Do the impossible odds of winning the big prize keep you from playing?

08/07/2013

DAILY TALKER

Daily Talker: Is John Henry The Right Person To Lead The Globe?

Red Sox owner John Henry is the new owner of the Boston Globe paying $70 million in cash. Henry says he will not influence coverage of the Sox. Did the NYT sell to the right person?

08/05/2013

DAILY TALKER

Daily Talker: What’s Your Ideal Work Schedule?

A New York Times/CBS News poll finds if money was no object – just 25 percent of women with children 18 or younger would want to work full time. What’s your ideal work schedule?

07/09/2013

DAILY TALKER

Daily Talker: Americans Hate Their Jobs – Do You?

Unhappy at work? You’re in good company. A new Gallup poll finds 70% of Americans hate their jobs.
Tell us about your job. Love it? Hate it?

06/25/2013

Checks, Money, Payment, Loans

Behind The Mic With Joe Mathieu: Paycheck To Paycheck

It’s a story worth telling since we hear so much about an economic recovery.

06/24/2013

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Massachusetts Jobless Rate Drops Slightly To 6.4 Percent

The unemployment rate in Massachusetts dropped to 6.4 percent in March even as the state lost 5,500 jobs during the month.

04/18/2013

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Is The Economy Really That Bad Here?

Hey, life is tough. Get a helmet.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–02/26/2013

Parker Brothers

RI-Based Hasbro To Cut 10 Percent Of Its Workforce

Pawtucket, R.I.-based Hasbro plans to cut about 10 percent of its workforce and consolidate facilities to reduce expenses.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/26/2013

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