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Banking & Finance
Private equity, lenders, investments, credit unions and financial planning
Two have a medical connection and the third focuses on outdoor recreation.
Grand Angels, a Grand Rapids-based investment group, has made three more funding commitments to three small Michigan companies: Tetra Discover Partners, Ablative Solutions and Altus Brands. Read More
A businessman who defrauded his victims of $1.4 million has landed himself in prison for the next seven years. Read More
During the downturn of the economy, we saw owners make personal sacrifices in order to keep their companies afloat. 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