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December 27, 2014- Mike Burton Co-Hosts

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Chris and all of the staff at Asset Management Resources wish our listeners a Happy New Year. Please enjoy this repeat episode of Something More with Chris Boyd from last summer. Chris and frequent co-host and show sponsor Mike Burton of Slade Mortgage share lots of great money saving ideas as well as information on investments […]

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MARKET WEEK: DECEMBER 29, 2014

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The Markets Grinches were few and far between on Wall Street last week as the Dow industrials topped 18,000 for the first time and the S&P 500 also set yet another new record. Even the small caps of the Russell 2000 participated in the merriment, turning in the best performance of the week. The price […]

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December 20, 2014- Issues in the News

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Chris flies solo on this week’s show and encourages listeners to call in with their thoughts as he takes on the issues of the week. The stock market, oil, the Fed, Russia, Cuba, Sony and North Korea are all food for thought on this week’s edition of Something More. Listen Here

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MARKET WEEK: DECEMBER 22, 2014

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The Markets Patience is a virtue: The Federal Reserve’s announcement that it would be “patient” with interest rate hikes was Santa’s cue to drop off gifts a little early. Equities regained much of what they had lost the week before. The Dow industrials’ 288-point gain on Wednesday was its best day of 2014–that is, until […]

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MARKET WEEK: DECEMBER 15, 2014

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The Markets Concerns about the global economic impact of the ongoing turmoil in oil helped prompt a sharp drop in equities. The decline in oil prices, which accelerated last week, has left crude down more than 45% from its mid-June high. After seven straight weeks of gains in the S&P 500, equities investors took some […]

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MARKET WEEK: DECEMBER 8, 2014

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The Markets An unexpectedly strong jobs report on top of generally positive U.S. housing and manufacturing numbers helped nudge the Dow and S&P to new records yet again at the end of the week. However, the report also may have helped bring on a dip in the price of the benchmark 10-year Treasury by raising […]

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December 6, 2014- Paul Hebert and Jason Lilly

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Jason Lilly of Rockland Trust starts the show with a discussion of robo-advisors and the importance of developing a relationship with a financial advisor. Paul Hebert of Champ House joins Chris in the second hour to talk about homelessness on Cape Cod, the good works of Champ House, and charitable giving.  Mike Burton closes out the show […]

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November 29, 2014- Small Business Saturday

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It’s Small Business Saturday and Chris is taking calls from local small businesses to find out what they have to offer this holiday season. Mike Burton is here with the Slade Mortgage Minute to discuss changes happening with mortgage standards with regards to Freddie and Fannie. In the second hour, Barbara Milligan of the Cape […]

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MARKET WEEK: DECEMBER 1, 2014

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The Markets The Nasdaq had a good week, but other equity indices saw little change, though the Dow and S&P 500 remained in record territory. The biggest news came from falling oil prices in the wake of a decision by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) to keep its oil supplies at current […]

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MARKET MONTH: NOVEMBER 2014

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The Markets Equities generally continued to push upward in November. The small caps of the Russell 2000 were the exception; they ended the month flat and were up less than 1% for the year. However, the S&P 500 and the Dow industrials once again hit new record levels, while the Nasdaq increased its year-to-date lead. […]

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