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Monthly Archives: October 2010

Saved on Car Insurance? We Want the Details Posted on Oct 5

Saved on Car Insurance? We Want the Details

In April 2008, the old system of auto insurance in Massachusetts was replaced by managed competition, which allows each insurance company to set its own price and compete for consumers’ business. Since the start of 2008, drivers have saved over $470 million on car insurance.   …Continue Reading Saved on Car Insurance? We Want the Details

Summit a Smart Start to Financial Education Month Posted on Oct 4

  Last Friday, Housing and Economic Development Secretary Greg Bialecki and I participated in the Financial Education Summit at the Federal Reserve Bank, meeting with a great group of people dedicated to creating smarter consumers who are better aware of money matters. Information is power,   …Continue Reading Summit a Smart Start to Financial Education Month