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An in-depth look at specific West Michigan industries.
Third Coast Development owns El Barrio in Mid Towne Village.
A restaurant is a place to sit and enjoy a good meal with good company. Read More
USDA Rural Development loans help growers with a variety of programs.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is an important source of capital and assistance in finding capital for many rural Michiganders, ranging from local government officials to farmers, factory owners and others in small business. Read More
One banker says some banks may even be getting a bit reckless again.
Lingering aftereffects of the Great Recession are still visible in the commercial lending process, but banks today do have money to lend, and they are willing to deal to get the business, according to expert observers. Read More
GRPS students will learn about insurance, loans, mortgages and 401(k)s in a ‘video game’ atmosphere.
A local bank is bringing an interactive program back to school this fall at several GRPS schools to increase students’ understanding of personal finance skills through adaptive simulations and educational videos. Read More
IRS simplifies process so donors can make contributions of goods and services.
The IRS has just made it faster, easier and less expensive for small charities to apply for tax-exempt status. Read More