On Thursday, Massachusetts retailers were expected to be on Beacon Hill pushing a bill that adds the state’s sales tax onto online purchases.
Some fields, like creating apps for smart phones, are very hot right now. Job opening openings in this field are expected to grow 131% this year.
During the recession these past couple of years, most shoppers have watched their holiday budgets closely. Now, many of them are suffering from what’s being called “Frugality Fatigue.”
After two years of peddling the basics, area retailers are pushing harder and earlier this season to try to get you through their front door or onto their websites.
The bells are ringing and cash registers singing to the tune of holiday shoppers starting the season early.
Vuvuzelas, the plastic horns famous during the 2010 soccer World Cup for their drowning buzz, are being banned for this weekend’s 127th football game between Harvard and Yale. But they are causing a buzz anyway.
Five secrets that may help you get it all done without all the stress and without blowing your budget. WBZ-TV’s Paula Ebben has more from Cambridge.
John Hurst of the Mass. Retailers Association previews the weekend sales tax holiday for WBZ’s Deb Lawler.
With the approach of this weekend’s Massachusetts sales tax holiday, New Hampshire Governor John Lynch talks with WBZ’s Deb Lawler about his state’s sales tax-free status.
State Treasurer Tim Cahill updates WBZ’s Deb Lawler about Lottery sales.