Come One Come All To MA Tax-Free Weekend!

Posted by on Aug 13, 2010 in , ,

This weekend happens to be one of the most anticipated holiday’s that Massachusetts has to offer, it is Tax-Free Weekend! Thanks to Governor Deval Patrick, who has signed the bill deeming this weekend, August 14th – 15th 2010 tax free! This means that when purchasing any items costing $2,500 or less, you will not have to pay the 6.25% sales tax. It’s a great time to make those bigger purchases that you may have been holding off on. Have your eye on a new 3D television? Or...

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Get The Lunch Boxes Ready, School Is Almost In Session!

Posted by on Aug 11, 2010 in

The time has come where those three words all children dread fill up every shop window, back to school. It’s a time when children get their last summer hoorah’s in and pick out their new clothes for the beginning of yet another year of school. It’s also a time when the heat begins to die down and the crisp breeze of fall passes through where stale hot air once resided. Getting your child ready for their trip to the classroom means getting some essentials. Here are a few...

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Social Media: Friend or Foe?

Posted by on Aug 6, 2010 in

The time has come that more people are incorporating social media into their daily lives. Whether it’s a quick “tweet” here or there, or uploading your vacation photos on Facebook, social media networks are rapidly expanding with new users. As you may have noticed, Ross Insurance has also decided to jump on the social media train and see where broadening our social horizons can take us :). However, there are certain scenarios that all social media users should be aware of...

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WARNING: Your Computer May Be At Risk

Posted by on Aug 5, 2010 in

When it comes to protecting yourself and the ones that you care about you take whatever measures are necessary to ensure safety. Setting the alarm on your house when you leave and locking the doors are often times a part of any daily routine. What people are discovering however is that they are overlooking an identity theft hot spot that can be accessed even thousands of miles away from your home, home computer systems. It might not sound very threatening, but how many of...

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