Some Choose To Keep Their Cash In Their Neighborhood

A NEW KIND OF LOCAL

For some investors, deciding where to put their money isn’t just about making a buck. Some look for social or environmental returns as well as financial ones. Now, some people also want a local return, and some businesses are are doing a kind of local crowd-sourcing for loans.


MORE: New England Public Radio’s A New Kind Of Local

Mass. Senate To Debate Gun Bill

The Senate bill includes expanded background checks, and the use of a federal data base to share information about drug abuse and mental health commitments when someone applies for a gun permit.