Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Level 3 sex offender taking pictures of school children in Holyoke.
Local group moves to stop demolition of Notre Dame Church in Worcester.
MA State Police Bomb Squad called to Mt. Holyoke College as the museum finds Civil War cannon ball.
Brimfield Antique Show up and running!
Holyoke will soon have a new Chief of Police!
MassDOT announces a new platform “C” for the refurbished Union Station.
FBI offers $10,000 reward for info leading to the identity of Holliston bank robbers!
Jordan Goodman on graduating students and the debt they face.
Wells Fargo grant to Junior Achievement of Western Mass. with Brianna Curran.
Springfield Fire Department rescues a treed kitty!

Radio Show #153 – Jordan Goodman,
“America’s Money Answers Man”

In this visit, “America’s Money Answers Man” continues to deconstruct the trade war we have entered into with China, and its far-ranging effects.

Also, as graduation season is upon us, students leaving college and entering the workforce would benefit from Jordan’s information on handling potentially crushing college loan debt!

You will also hear some suggestions on low-risk, high-yield investments!

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Agawam shooter fires off at least 20 rounds during a ten-hour standoff.
$1M image campaign for Springfield moves forward!
Another Western Mass. church offers sanctuary to an immigrant awaiting deportation.
Ludlow police arrest driver speeding through residential street at more than 100 mph.
Monson man threatens to shoot up a Stafford Springs, CT school.
Two convicted Western Mass. organized crime figures have been sentenced.
With a trade war looming, Jordan Goodman describes the possible consequences.
Donald E. Ashe seeks re election as Register of Deeds.

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday, March 14, 2018

The weather.
PVTA holds public meeting in Springfield; fare increases and service cuts.
School district turns snow days into school days with “Blizzard Bags.”
Mob sentencing.
Springfield is under a state mandate to reduce its trash disposal.
New radar speed limit signs for Hatfield.
A tax tip from Jordan Goodman.

Radio Show #143 – Jordan Goodman,
“America’s Money Answers Man”

Is America headed for a trade war?

If so, how does it affect you?

What can you do to protect your personal economy?

These questions and others are answered by Jordan Goodman in his latest program!

Jordan also spot checks the stock market, other investments, jobs and provides a good tax tip!

Radio Show #137 – Jordan Goodman,
“America’s Money Answers Man”

In Jordan Goodman’s February visit, he analyzes the latest huge rise and drop in the Dow.

Is it historic?  Or just the market “self correcting”?

Jordan also presents an investment alternative to both the volatility of the stock market, and the underperforming vehicles offered by banks.

Finally, Jordan goes over the Bitcoin kick investors have seized upon.

It is all here, exclusively, with Jordan Goodman and Brad Shepard on Pioneer Valley Radio!

 

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday February 14, 2018

Free concert in downtown Springfield for the first day of Spring!
Victor Bruno is excited to open his new downtown restaurant, Art-e’-Pizza!
All of our Western Mass. senators are running again! Check out the rundown…
Lupa Zoo holds its 15th annual winter fundraiser.
Financial correspondent Jordan Goodman explains the recent stock market drop.
Italian Cultural Center needs help to restore the center after their burst pipe and flooding.

Radio Show #129 – Jordan Goodman, “America’s Money Answers Man”

In Jordan Goodman’s first program of the new year, his attention turns to the new sport of “credit card surfing.”

Bite off more than your Visa could chew over Christmas?  Jordan has advice on where to turn.

Also, the latest on the Fed, and what to do with any cash you have earmarked for low-risk investment.

Finally, an update on the “bitcoin frenzy” sweeping the nation!

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday January 10, 2018

A new bank branch for the heart of downtown Springfield.
Flu on the rise statewide.
Reward now offered for info leading to the capture of a fugitive.
Firefighters collected 900 winter coats for children!
Jordan Goodman on holiday credit card debt.
New Japanese steakhouse and hibachi for Holyoke Mall…
— much, much more!

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday December 20, 2017

Zoning board votes to shut down Granby Bow and Gun Club.
Mass. DOT warns of extremely high Christmas travel!
Chicopee Police warn of car break-ins!
Lane closures will help holiday travel – a bit –  on I-91.
Long-time city councilors in Springfield say goodbye.
Jordan Goodman on the new tax laws.
Santa and Mrs. Claus now have mutual transponders!
~ much more!

Radio Show #127 – Jordan Goodman, “America’s Money Answers Man”

In Jordan’s December visit, the new tax bill is in the spotlight. Jordan details this historic piece of legislation and its effect on Western Mass taxpayers.

Jordan also reviews the booming retail season, and further, clarifies the new era of “cryptocurrency” and “bitcoins.”

Listen in to America’s Money Answers Man!

Brad Shepard Today! Thursday, November 16, 2017

Chicopee City Hall rehab may come in at $10M.
Holiday Farmers Market coming!
Bright Nights time again! Find out what’s new!
Adam and Eve feel unwelcome in East Longmeadow!
Ludlow – the latest town to reject recreational marijuana.
Northampton students knit for a warmer winter for the homeless.
A moment with Michelle Wirth at Mercedes of Springfield.
A moment with Jordan Goodman, with a holiday retail prediction!

Brad Shepard Today! Wednesday October 11, 2017

Amherst Police busy over the holiday weekend; drunks, urination, roof walkers and bus sign attacks.
Westfield road paving.
Stop and Shop granola recall.
A moment with Jordan Goodman.
Greenfield School Committee bans baked goods!
Goodwill develops a workforce training center.

Radio Show #117 – Jordan Goodman, “America’s Money Answers Man”

In Jordan Goodman’s October visit, Jordan joins Brad Shepard to review the continued soaring stock market, the on-going  financial impact of hurricane relief, the president’s appointment of a new Federal Reserve Chairman, and the overall performance of the financial markets.

You’ll also hear some recommendations on investment possibilities and opportunities!

Brad Shepard Today Wednesday September 13, 2017

Arrest warrant for Springfield Police officer.
Waggin’ Trails dog park planned for Northampton!
Bright Nights 5K Road Race!
Wrong-way Columbus Avenue driver.
Jordan Goodman on Equifax identity protection.
East Longmeadow man places 4 cameras in York, Maine vacation rental bathroom.
——much more!

Radio Show #114 – Jordan Goodman,
“America’s Money Answers Man”

“America’s Money Answers Man,” Jordan Goodman, details the Equifax breach and provides critical advice on how to protect your money and your identity!

Also, the “Irma” fallout – gas prices, food, insurance rates and the political impact!

Radio Show #101 – Jordan Goodman,
“America’s Money Answers Man”

In this vitally important visit with Jordan Goodman, “America’s Money Answers Man,” he details the Fed’s level of consumer debt, now reaching a record high!

Jordan has information for Western Mass on refinancing high-interest car loans and what to do about escalating credit card interest rates!

Radio Show #93 – Jordan Goodman,
“America’s Money Answers Man”

The Fed is poised to raise the prime rate – again! This will affect all loans tied to the prime: auto, credit cards, student and others!

Jordan will explain how you might protect your finances from further strain. Also, he analyzes the drop in oil prices, home sales and more!

Jordan appears exclusively in Western Mass. on Pioneer Valley Radio!

Radio Show #84 – Jordan Goodman
“America’s Money Answers Man”

Jordan Goodman returns Pioneer Valley Radio, with an in-depth look at the Fed’s next rate increase. Find out what it means to small business loans, car loans, etc. AND… help for those coping with soaring student loan debt.

“America’s Money Answers Man” is heard exclusively in Western Mass. on Pioneer Valley Radio!

Radio Show #79 – Jordan Goodman, “America’s Money Answers Man”

New bubbles – the student loan bubble and the auto loan bubble!
Are they out of control?
Is there something you can do about them?
Indeed there is… get the latest survival information from “America’s Money Answers Man,” Jordan Goodman.

Exclusively on Pioneer Valley Radio!