Business - Chattanooga Diary

Personal Finance: Financial resolutions for a more prosperous retirement

Published Jan. 18 2017

OK, it has probably been long enough since New Year's Day that most of our resolutions are toast. So now...

New Chattanooga area business licenses - Jan. 18

Published Jan. 18 2017

New business licenses as provided by the Hamilton County Clerk's office, Jan. 9-15:

Quick Spin: Review of the Dodge SRT Charger Hellcat

Published Jan. 15 2017

Among muscle car enthusiasts, nothing makes heads swivel like a sighting of the insanely powerful Dodge Challenger SRT or Charger...


Business Digest: Christopher LeSar opens new office in Chattanooga

Published Jan. 15 2017

Dr. Christopher LeSar, a longtime vascular surgeon in Chattanooga, has opened his own private practice under the name of Vascular...

Test Drive; Mazda3 five-door puts the fun in functionality

Published Jan. 14 2017

Some cars are made to be equipped with a manual transmission, and the Mazda3 Grand Touring five-door hatchback is one...

Winsett: How to find the best tax preparer

Published Jan. 13 2017

Q. I need help this year with my income tax preparation. How do I find a reputable tax firm to...

Consumer Watch: Tips for the best-priced health care

Published Jan. 12 2017

The swearing in of our new president means many things to many people. However, one issue is common to all...

Personal Finance: 2016 was a record year for ETF failures

Published Jan. 11 2017

Last year was remarkably kind to most stock investors, especially in the United States. But despite robust growth in the...

New Chattanooga area business licenses - Jan. 11

Published Jan. 11 2017

New business licenses as provided by the Hamilton County Clerk's office, Jan. 2-8:

Site of one of Chattanooga's oldest businesses sold, but store to stay

Published Jan. 7 2017

The site of one of downtown Chattanooga's oldest businesses has been sold for $1.6 million, but Buehler's Market plans to...

Pickup truck, SUV sales in Hamilton County set new December record

Published Jan. 6 2017

Buyers drove new pickup trucks and sport utility vehicles off Hamilton County lots in record numbers for December as they...

Business Briefs: TVA completes refueling at Sequoyah nuclear plant

Published Jan. 6 2017

Just in time for this weekend's frigid weather, the oldest reactor at the Sequoyah Nuclear Plant near Soddy-Daisy returned to...


Chattanooga outdoors retailer Rock/Creek sold

Published Jan. 5 2017

Rock/Creek, the longtime Chattanooga-based outdoors retailer, has been sold by its original owners to a pair of veteran employees.

Personal Finance: Is it time to trim stock market expectations?

Published Jan. 4 2017

For a year that promised extraordinary uncertainty (and delivered in spades), 2016 delighted stock investors with a post-election rally that...

Consumer Watch: How to 'negotiate' best deals

Published Jan. 1 2017

Q: I've read that shoppers who ask for a discount usually get one. While I don't know if I have...

Business Digest: Danielle Vandergriff has joined CHI Memorial Medical Group

Published Jan. 1 2017

Matthew Parks has been promoted to associate partner at Hefferlin + Kronenberg. He received his architecture degree from the University...

Test Drive: 2017 Kia Cadenza shows focus on refinement

Published Dec. 31 2016

The first generation of any car, truck or SUV is merely a prototype to work out the kinks. We try...

Chattanooga area bankruptcies for Dec. 12 to Dec. 25

Published Dec. 30 2016

These are new cases, according to court records, that were filed in the Chattanooga and Winchester offices of U.S. Bankruptcy...

Winsett: New Year's resolutions to get your finances in order

Published Dec. 30 2016

Q. A New Year Resolution for me is to understand, manage and improve my financial affairs. Does BBB have suggestions...

Under Construction: What is the house being built on the North Shore that's visible from Veterans Bridge?

Published Dec. 29 2016

The new custom-built, two-story home is visible to northbound motorists on Veterans Bridge and has a scenic view overlooking downtown...

$2.5 million Hixson Pike project planned

Published Dec. 29 2016

A 6-acre tract on Hixson Pike near the Publix supermarket is ripe for new commercial space, according to a Chattanooga...


Personal Finance: Top business surprises of 2016

Published Dec. 28 2016

Prognosticators relish the annual ritual of predicting the events that will shape the markets during the year ahead.

New Chattanooga area business licenses - Dec. 28

Published Dec. 28 2016

New business licenses as provided by the Hamilton County Clerk's office, Dec. 12-25, 2016: