Susan Johnston Taylor

Susan Johnston Taylor

Business, money & lifestyle writer

I cover personal finance, small business and lifestyle. My stories offer readers new insights and practical ways to save $, advance their careers or improve their lives.

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The Boston Globe

Best of the New: Food -

Best of the New: Barbecue pork pie, a Somerville speak-easy, Mission-style burritos, and the latest from Michael Schlow....

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The Boston Globe

Gym-Pact bases fees on members' ability to stick to their workout ...

Every year, we resolve to hit the gym more often and get fit. And by the end of January, many of us have missed workouts or given up altogether.

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The Boston Globe

Hammer time - The Boston Globe

Robotics engineer Gui Cavalcanti, 24, cofounded Artisan’s Asylum, a Somerville work space that offers classes in metalworking, woodworking, sewing, and more.

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The Boston Globe

Somerville Stock Exchange shares deeds that pay it forward - The ...

When the Somerville Stock Exchange opened on March 31, there was no bell ringing, no stock ticker, no harried traders hitting the refresh button. In fact, the SSE trades in good deeds and donations to charity, not stocks or bonds. Somerville librarian and artist Tim Devin created the project as a way for local people to share the contributions they have made to the community and draw inspiration from others.