The Massachusetts Superstition That Will Give You Wealth, Luck, And Happiness In 2017

Most Bay Staters have a good head on their shoulders, but that doesn’t stop us from indulging in the odd superstition or two. From the Curse of the Bambino to our dogged devotion to the Greasy Pole of Gloucester, we definitely like to celebrate the mysterious side of life now and then.

However, did you know there’s an old New England superstition that promises to bring you health, wealth and happiness in the new year? You don’t have to break out the magic cauldron or invest in tarot cards.

All this tradition requires is a simple bucket of paint.

Would you ever paint your front door red to invite some happiness into your life? Do you think superstitions like this are funny, helpful or just plain silly? Let us know!