State Treasurer

An abandoned property auction will be held May 3. (WBZ-TV)

Mass. Treasury To Auction Off Abandoned Property

The state will auction off abandoned items from safety deposit boxes.


Money Roll

A Refund Is Not A Windfall!

Too many treat their refunds as a windfall. It is not! It is a return of YOUR money.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–03/10/2014

Guns for sale are displayed at The Gun Store in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

State Treasurer Directs Pension Fund To Review Investments In Gun Companies

Massachusetts Treasurer Steve Grossman has directed the state pension fund to review any investments in gun companies in response to the killings last week of 20 children and six adults in a Connecticut elementary school.


Tim Cahill on the stand at his trial Nov. 29, 2012.

Former Treasurer Tim Cahill Says Lottery Ads Not His Idea

Former Massachusetts Treasurer Tim Cahill testified Thursday that the executive director of the state lottery came up with the idea of running ads to counter ads critical of the lottery.


Credit Card Holograms

Kids & Cash: Credit Cards

College students are graduating with more than a diploma these days.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–04/12/2012

Tim Cahill (file image)

Keller @ Large: What Was Tim Cahill Thinking?

What on earth was Tim Cahill thinking?


(File photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

New Way To Buy Lottery Tickets In Massachusetts: Debit Cards

Early next month you’ll finally be able to buy Massachusetts Lottery tickets with a debit card.


An emerald-encrusted tiger pin to be sold in the state's unclaimed property auction

State Scores Big On Unclaimed Property Ebay Auction

The state is cashing in big time on unclaimed property.


An emerald-encrusted tiger pin to be sold in the state's unclaimed property auction

eBay Auction For Unclaimed Property In Mass. Starts Saturday

A diamond pendant appraised at $25,000, an emerald-encrusted tiger pin and a broken Harry Potter wristwatch are a few of the items the state will be selling in an auction of unclaimed property.


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Keller @ Large: Public Mistrust And New Casinos May Undercut Lottery

Can the state lottery can survive public mistrust and new competition? Jon Keller is at large.