Business - Chattanooga Diary

Chattanooga megabuilder EMJ Corp. picks new chief

Published Oct. 25 2016

EMJ Corp., the Chattanooga- based builder on course to become a $1 billion a year company for the first time this...

Business Digest: Cleveland State names Alisha Fox to key finance role

Published Oct. 23 2016

Alisha Fox was recently chosen assistant vice president for finance and operations at Cleveland State Community College.

Consumer Watch: Credit freeze creates barrier for scammers

Published Oct. 23 2016

Q: I recently received notice that someone opened a charge account using my personal information. Other than cancelling this account...


Investment Advice: New fiduciary rules for retirement plans

Published Oct. 23 2016

The Department of Labor (DOL) recently announced a new ruling for 2017 that puts more responsibility on the financial services...

Oak Ridge National Laboratory's new Chattanooga office to link lab to companies

Published Oct. 21 2016

Clean energy technology, manufacturing, logistics, and computer and data analytics are areas ripe for new partnerships, Chattanooga and Oak Ridge...

Personal Finance: Take advantage of low rates to shorten your mortgage

Published Oct. 19 2016

For most of the past half century, buying a home typically meant dutifully adopting a 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage loan.

New Chattanooga area business licenses - Oct. 19

Published Oct. 19 2016

New business licenses as provided by the Hamilton County Clerk's office, Sept. 26-Oct. 2, 2016.

Business Digest: Top cardiologist joins Erlanger Heart Institute

Published Oct. 16 2016

Erlanger Heart Institute has added Dr. Matthew Wiisanen, the first fellowship- trained structural interventioanl cardiologist in the region.

Consumer Watch: How to avoid ID theft, scams and burglaries

Published Oct. 16 2016

Personal finance site offers ways to help protect our identity, property and person.

New $20 million apartment project planned for Chattanooga's Southside

Published Oct. 13 2016

A city panel on Wednesday approved a property tax break for a $20 million, 174-unit apartment building on Chattanooga's Southside...

Mall chief predicts big year for holiday shopping in Chattanooga

Published Oct. 13 2016

Holiday sales should ring in a lot of good cheer and end up as one of the best seasons since...

Chattanooga panel to allow Walnut Commons owners to keep property tax breaks

Published Oct. 13 2016

A real estate company that owns the Walnut Commons apartment building in downtown Chattanooga will keep a controversial tax break...

Under Development: New condos added in the Tennessee River Gorge

Published Oct. 13 2016

Each unit has a deck with views of the Tennessee River Gorge and access to a community boat dock for...

Personal Finance: New rules aim to protect debit account users

Published Oct. 12 2016

Ever delight at finding an old gift card in the desk drawer, only to discover that half of its value...

New Chattanooga area business licenses - Oct. 12

Published Oct. 12 2016

New business licenses as provided by the Hamilton County Clerk's office, Sept. 19-25, 2016

Chattanooga-based PlayCore buys two more businesses as it continues to grow

Published Oct. 6 2016

Chattanooga-based PlayCore is growing again, having acquired two more companies as the maker of play and recreation equipment continues to...

Personal Finance: Municipal Bonds attractive to a narrow slice of investors

Published Oct. 5 2016

Any investment that purports to offer relative safety and avoid tax liability naturally strikes a chord. Where can I sign...

New Chattanooga area business licenses - Oct. 5

Published Oct. 5 2016

New business licenses as provided by the Hamilton County Clerk's office, Sept. 12-18, 2016.

Chattanooga Airport adding 230 new parking spaces

Published Oct. 2 2016

Project: New Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport parking lot

Consumer Watch: Where to find financial help for seniors

Published Oct. 2 2016

Loyal readers know my own allegiance lies, in large part, to advocacy for seniors and our elderly.

Full review of the Chattanooga-made Passat

Published Oct. 1 2016

I feel a rush of hometown pride when I look at the widow sticker on a new Volkswagen Passat. Specifically,...

Chattanooga furniture retailer moving studio to South Broad

Published Sep. 30 2016

Smart Furniture believes it's making the smart move by shifting its flagship Chattanooga retail studio to larger space inside a...

Personal Finance: Drop in food prices cuts both ways

Published Sep. 28 2016

We are so accustomed to inexorably rising food prices that a more salutary development in recent years may have gone...