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Money available for weatherizing

The Coastal Georgia Area Community Action Authority is providing weatherization assistance to 40 qualified residents of Bryan County, thanks to contracts with the state Office of Energy Resources and Department of Human Resources.

January 23, 2012 | Special to the News | Business


Don't play politics with investment decisions

While the election season heats up, you will hear more and more promises, claims and counter-claims from the candidates. As a citizen, you may or may not enjoy this "political theater," but as an investor, you might be concerned over all the talk about taxes, Social Security, Medicare and other financial topics.

January 22, 2012 | For Laura Evans Special to the News | Business


Local attorney named to legal elite

SAVANNAH - Richard Barid, Richmond Hill resident and cofounder of Smith Barid LLC in Savannah, recently snagged the title of one of Georgia Trend's "Legal Elite" for 2011.

January 21, 2012 | Special to the News | Business


Ten reasons for optimism in 2012

For each of the past three years, state Sen. Jack Hill has published his "Ten Reasons to be Optimistic about the New Year."

January 20, 2012 | By Don Gardner Extension agent | Business


President retiring from local bank

Jim Floyd Jr. is retiring as president of The Heritage Bank.

January 20, 2012 | Staff report Bryan County News | Business


Property transfers for Jan. 9-13

The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, Jan. 9-13:

January 18, 2012 | Staff report | Business


Local buys three McDonald's here

The three McDonald's locations in Richmond Hill now have a new local owner.

January 18, 2012 | Staff report | Business


Foreclosure rate drops some in 2011

NEW YORK - About 1.9 million homes entered the foreclosure process in 2011, the lowest level since 2007 when the recession began, according to a report Thursday by the foreclosure listing firm RealtyTrac Inc.

January 15, 2012 | Associated Press | Business


When to take Social Security

If you're of a certain age, the new year means you're that much closer to a day you may have anticipated with a combination of humor and resignation - specifically, the day you're eligible for Social Security. But just because you can take Social Security, it doesn't mean you must take it. So, should you?

January 14, 2012 | For Laura Evans Special to the News | Business


Gold, silver, antique buyers in Hinesville

Items lying around the house could be worth a lot of money, and an opportunity to sell these items now is open to Hinesville residents.

January 13, 2012 | By Randy C. Murray Correspondent | Business


Property transfers for Jan. 3-6

The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court, Jan. 3-6:

January 11, 2012 | Staff report | Business


Annual chamber banquet is Thursday

The Richmond Hill-Bryan County Chamber of Commerce will host its annual meeting and banquet at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Richmond Hill City Center featuring 1st District Congressman Jack Kingston, R-Ga., as the keynote speaker.

January 09, 2012 | Bryan County News | Business


Portfolio factors to watch in 2012

As an investor, you know that 2011 was a somewhat "choppy" year, with the financial markets going through many ups and downs. So what can you expect in 2012?

January 07, 2012 | For Laura Evans Special to the News | Business


How to ease student loan repayments

College costs are out of control. Total outstanding student loans hover around $1 trillion, second only to home mortgages. Student loan repayment takes a hefty toll on starting salaries even during good economic times. But with so many recent graduates unable to find a decent job - or any job - repayment can be a nightmare.

January 07, 2012 | By Jason Alderman Columnist | Business


Winter is for planning spring crop

The garden and landscape calendar is 12 months long. While there is not much activity in the garden and the grass is not growing, there is still plenty to do.

January 07, 2012 | By Don Gardner Extension agent | Business


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Property transfers Feb. 2-10

The following property transfers were recorded with the Bryan County Clerk of Court from Feb. 2-10:

February 27, 2015 | | Business


New lawmaker touches on session priorities

JESUP -U.S. Rep Earl "Buddy" Carter, R-Georgia, began a series of town-hall meetings last week in some of the coastal counties that make up Georgia's 1st District.

February 26, 2015 | By Randy C. Murray For the Bryan County News | Business


The few, the proudly employed, the coding boot camp graduates

Matt Jensen had a plan to land a job as a coding developer in the computer industry. He would first earn a bachelor's degree in information systems, which would immerse him in business management, coding language and computer security.

February 25, 2015 | Matthew Jelalian Deseret Media Companies | Business


Patricia Arquette's equal pay speech draws criticism from both sides of the aisle

During her Academy Awards acceptance speech, actress Patricia Arquette delivered a message about equal pay for women.

February 25, 2015 | Matthew Jelalian Deseret News | Business


Is better love life another benefit of flexible work options?

I'm always writing about the virtues of flexible schedules and work-life balance.

February 25, 2015 | Greg Kratz Deseret News | Business


Time for a job change? Here's how to tell

Participating in your employer’s Going Out of Business sale is a solid indicator that a job change is inevitable. However, if your employer’s books are solidly in the black, how do you know the right time, if ever, to change jobs?

February 25, 2015 | Taylor Cotterell Deseret News | Business


Americans think communication is the most important skill to get ahead — are we right?

The ability to communicate, whether written or spoken, was recently noted by the Pew Research Center as the skill American adults think is most necessary to be successful.

February 24, 2015 | JJ Feinauer Deseret News | Business


Wal-Mart pay raise not as generous as some think

Wal-Mart's recent decision to raise its minimum wage to $9 an hour may not be as altruistic as some would believe.

February 24, 2015 | Matthew Jelalian Deseret News | Business


Art is worth less now than ever, and it's not all Spotify's fault

Thanks to the Internet, the world has come to expect instant gratification in its quest for information. But the expectation of cheap, fast delivery has come at a price: It has become harder for artists, writers and musicians to make a living selling their work.

February 22, 2015 | Matthew Jelalian Deseret Media Companies | Business


Invest with the 'power of three'

Many factors will affect your results as an investor. Some of these factors are beyond your control, such as interest-rate movements or the eurozone debt crisis or the sales results of the companies in which you invest.

February 22, 2015 | For Laura Evans Special to the News | Business


Lego races past Ferrari for title of world’s most powerful brand

Lego has long been a favorite toy, but the company’s recent growth has spurred it to new heights.

February 20, 2015 | Natalie Crofts KSL | Business


Authenticity: The key to successfully reaching millenial customers

As millennials begin to overtake the baby boomers and Gen X in size it will become increasingly important for businesses to target them as customers.

February 19, 2015 | Matthew Jelalian Deseret Media Companies | Business


New ad agency offers digital options

Business owners and managers in Bryan County now have a new digital agency to help grow their customer base.

February 19, 2015 | Special to the News | Business


Bank promotes four employees

The First Bank of Coastal Georgia board of directors approved promotions of four employees during its January meeting.

February 15, 2015 | Special to the News | Business


Real estate agent certified for military moves

Tina Flesher-Harrington with RE/MAX Accent in Richmond Hill has earned the Military Relocation Professional certification.

February 14, 2015 | Special to the News | Business


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