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July 28, 2012 – State Politics with Senate Candidate Greg Howes

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Chris is joined by co-host Ryan Stanley and special guest Greg Howes, candidate for Massachusetts State Senate. They discuss issues and challenges of the upcoming election on this week’s “Something More.”

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Why Women Need Social Security

Why Women Need Social Security

Did you know that the first person ever to receive ongoing Social Security benefits was a woman? Ever since Ida May Fuller received the first retirement benefit check in 1940, women have been counting on Social Security to provide much-needed retirement income. Social Security provides other important benefits too, including disability and survivor’s benefits, that […]

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Market Week: July 23, 2012

The Markets Despite falling roughly 1% on Friday, large-cap equities still managed to end the week in positive territory. However, that was more than could be said for the small-cap Russell 2000, which fell even more than the Global Dow. Meanwhile, oil prices rose back above $90 a barrel.

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July 21, 2012- Options and Stock Strategies

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Chris is joined this week on “Something More” by Darren Munn of Camelot Portfolios and Asset Management Resources Investment Advisor Representative George Fisher. Mr. Munn discusses Options, while Mr. Fisher begins a series on Stock Strategies, focusing on value investing in this week’s segment.

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Market Week: July 16, 2012

 The Markets After six days of plodding steadily lower, equities markets rebounded strongly on Friday, helped along by lower valuations and relief about continued (though slower) economic growth in China. The large caps of the Dow and S&P 500 ended the week basically flat, while the Nasdaq, Russell 2000, and Global Dow all fell slightly. […]

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July 14, 2012- Pensions, Municipal Bonds, Market Report, and the Mortgage Minute

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Chris is joined by financial planner Herb Montgomery on this week’s Something More.

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Market Week: July 9, 2012

The Markets Even the small gains seen in equities early in the week fizzled after the holiday on discouraging economic news from around the globe. Only the Nasdaq and small-cap Russell 2000 were still in positive territory by Friday’s close. U.S. Treasury prices benefitted once again from the bad news as the 10-year yield headed […]

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Cape Cod Summer is here! What does that mean for your portfolio?

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On Cape Cod, we anticipate summer all year long. Besides beach trips and boat rides, my family has a number of traditions that make summer fun. For me, it’s eating fried fish outdoors at the Clam Shack, enjoying a movie at the Wellfleet Drive-In, and waving to the water soaked participants in the Sandwich 4th […]

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July 7, 2012- Mortgages, Reverse Mortgages, and the Market Report

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Chris talks politics, the jobs report, and the market report. The second half of the show has Chris joined by frequent guest, Mike Burton of Slage Mortgage talking mortgages vs reverse mortgages. All that and celebrity sitings on this week’s “Something More.”

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