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MARKET WEEK: DECEMBER 21, 2015

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The Markets (as of market close December 18, 2015) Not entirely unexpected, the Federal Open Market Committee announced the first interest-rate increase since 2006. In support of its decision, the committee expressed cautious optimism that economic conditions will continue to strengthen. However, the committee’s sentiments weren’t enough to keep the markets from ending a volatile […]

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Three Smart Moves for Young Adults

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Three Smart Moves for Young Adults

Your 20s is a time for exploration and new experiences, but also a time of emerging personal financial responsibility. And though times are certainly different now for young adults compared to 10 or 20 years ago (for example, more college students graduate with significant student loans and many return home to live with their parents), […]

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Financial Mistakes People Make at Different Ages

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Financial Mistakes People Make at Different Ages

There’s a saying that with age comes wisdom, but this may not always be true in the financial world. As people move through different life stages, there are new opportunities–and potential pitfalls–around every corner. In your 20s Living beyond your means. It’s tempting to want all the latest and greatest in gadgets, entertainment, and travel, […]

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June 28, 2014 – Money Saving Tips

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Chris is joined by show sponsor Mike Burton of Slade Mortgage on this week’s “Something More.” They discuss market conditions, mortgage rates, and helpful money savings tips that you can do right now. Listen Here

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May 17, 2014 – Susan Huettner and Herb Montgomery

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In the first hour of this week’s “Something More,” Chris is joined by show sponsor and family law attorney Susan Huettner. Chris and Susan field calls and discuss alimony laws. Mike Burton provides the Mortgage Minute and talks about current rates and refinancing. In the second hour, financial advisor Herb Montgomery of the Montgomery Financial […]

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Market Week: August 19, 2013

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The Markets Investor pessimism ruled the markets for the second week in a row. Both bad news (downbeat announcements from retail and tech bellwethers Wal-Mart and Cisco, heightened turmoil in Egypt) and good news (lower-than-expected weekly new jobless claims) were followed by waves of selling. After struggling all week, the Dow gave up more than […]

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MARKET WEEK: AUGUST 5, 2013

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The Markets Another week, another record close: Domestic equities once again probed record territory as economic data continued to be just good enough to encourage investors without provoking immediate tapering of the Federal Reserve’s economic support. The S&P 500 set a fresh record after passing 1,700 for the first time, and the Dow and the […]

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February 23, 2013 – Social Security

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Kurt Czarnowski, the Social Security Administration’s former Regional Communications Director for New England joins to talk with host Chris Boyd. They will cover Social Security basics and making the most out of your benefits.

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February 2, 2013 – Market Report, Mortgages, Appraisals

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Chris is joined this week by frequent show contributors Mike Burton of Slade Mortgage and Herb Montgomery of The Montgomery Financial Group, as well as by special guest Peter Gianakoulis, a local appraiser. Topics on today’s show include the market report, mortgages, the appraisal process, financial planning considerations, and your questions about 403b and savings […]

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January 26, 2013 – Financial Planning Concerns, Market Reports, Changes in Child Support Laws

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In the first hour of this week’s “Something More,” Chris discusses financial planning concerns, the market report, and the fall of Apple stock. on politics, Chris discusses Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s testimony on Benghazi- “What difference does it make?” In the second hour, frequent show guest host Susan Huettner discusses family law and the […]

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