March 29, 2014 – Karyn Polito

Mike Burton of Slade Mortgage kicks off the show with the Mortgage Minute. Chris talks about the Cape and Islands Red Cross Heroes Breakfast event, the possible third bridge across the canal, and tax information. In the second half of the show, Chris welcomes Karyn Polito, candidate for Lieutenant Governor in Massachusetts. Karyn shares her views on a variety of topics, including the economy, education, and jobs. 

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January 25, 2014 – College Planning and the FAFSA form

Chris is joined this week by frequent co-hosts Mike Burton of Slade Mortgage and Family Law Attorney Susan Huettner. They discuss market conditions, changes in the child support laws, and divorce and college financing. Their discussion dovetails nicely into the second hour conversation with Martha Savery of the Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority (MEFA). Martha discusses 529 plans, the U Fund, loans vs grants, and the FAFSA form.

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September 7, 2013 – Reverse Mortgage Update, Life Insurance Awareness Month, Economic News

Mike Burton of Slade Mortgage sits in the co-host chair this week. Chris and Mike discuss economic and investment news and the situation in Syria. Mike updates our listeners on changes in reverse mortgages and Chris points out the importance of life insurance in recognition of September as National Life Insurance Month. All of this and your calls on a chock full edition of Something More.

 

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August 31, 2013 – Birthday “Best Of” Show

It’s Chris’ birthday and he is enjoying the day off. He gives his listeners the gift of a “best of Something More with Chris Boyd” show today. Catch Skip Aylesworth of the Hennessey Funds discuss fracking and Stuart Armstrong talk about the financial implications of the repeal of the Defense of Marriage Act on this week’s edition of “Something More.”

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June 8, 2013 – Compact of Cape Cod Conservation Trust and Long Term Care Insurance

On this week’s “Something More”, Chris is joined by Mark Robinson, Executive Director of the Compact of Cape Cod Conservation Trust. They discuss the goals of the Compact, examples of ways the Cape Cod community benefit from these trusts, land trust advantages, and a new state income tax credit for those who donate eligible land. Chris finishes the hour discussing the jobs report, the employment rate, and Boomers getting entrepreneurial with 401Ks/IRAs to start businesses. Mike Burton does his regular Mortgage Minute segment, and then Adam Chaprales of Mass Mutual Insurance joins Chris for a discussion of long-term care insurance.

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