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Business Digest: Jenny Graham to head Century Park Associates

Published Oct. 25 2015

Jenny Graham, who has worked for 17 years in health care and senior living communities, has been named director of...

Test Drive: Nissan Leaf, Tennessee's home-grown electric car

Published Oct. 24 2015

The Nissan Leaf, made up the road in Smyrna, Tenn., keeps humming right along.

Biz Bulletin: What does BBB business accreditation mean?

Published Oct. 22 2015

Q. I see businesses advertise and promote the BBB accreditation and grade ratings, what does accreditation represent?

Personal Finance: Bye-bye to US Airways as consolidation continues

Published Oct. 21 2015

Last Friday night witnessed the end of an era with the final commercial flight of a US Airways plane.

Consumer Watch: Deciphering your EOBHow to ensure your medical bill is right

Published Oct. 18 2015

Q: I check my insurer's explanation of benefits each time they arrive, but they tend to confuse me. I need...

Business Digest: Schambron named VP at Alder and Cox

Published Oct. 18 2015

Alder & Cox Insurance, a leading provider of insurance and financial services to the Tennessee Valley since 1968, has promoted...

Test Drive: New and improved Acura ILX

Published Oct. 17 2015

The Acura ILX compact luxury sedan travels in fast company. Slotted in the same, under-$30,000 segment as the sexy Audi...

Biz Bulletin: Free document shredding offered by BBB today, Saturday

Published Oct. 16 2015

The Better Business Bureau serving Southeast Tennessee and Northwest Georgia will host its bi-annual shredding event from 9 a.m. to...

Business Advice: Is it easy to steal money from your company?

Published Oct. 14 2015

No one wants to think that their employees would try to steal money or defraud their company in some way.

Under Construction: Forest Cove to add 72 more apartments in East Brainerd

Published Oct. 11 2015

' Project: Forest Cove Apartments addition.

Consumer Watch: Businesses salute military vets with discounts

Published Oct. 11 2015

Just in time to celebrate those who have served our country, today's column continues with more discount information, this time...

Business Digest: Floyd Chasse to head HR at Erlanger hospital

Published Oct. 11 2015

Erlanger Health System has appointed Floyd Chasse, M.S., SPHR, as vice-president of human resources.

Biz Bulletin: How to get best customer service from a business

Published Oct. 9 2015

Q. Connecting with customer service representatives and particularly automated 1-800 numbers has become frustrating. Does BBB have advice dealing and...

Personal Finance: Trade pact great news for economic growth

Published Oct. 7 2015

Monday morning dawned to news that a final all-night session brought a successful conclusion to a five-year negotiation among 12...

Consumer Watch: Discounts available for military personnel

Published Oct. 4 2015

I'm very grateful to those who serve in our military. The last couple of months have reinforced that appreciation, particularly...

Under Construction: Erlanger expansion takes shape

Published Oct. 4 2015

* Project: Erlanger Medical Center, the region's biggest hospital, is redeveloping its East Brainerd hospital — best known for its...

Business Digest: Deborah Boggs heads Bethlehem Center fundraising

Published Oct. 4 2015

The Bethlehem Center has appointed nonprofit leader Deborah Boggs as the organization's development director.

Test Drive: GMC Terrain redesigned for 2016

Published Oct. 3 2015

Take a GMC Yukon, shrink it in hot water overnight, and you've got a 2016 Terrain.

Biz Bulletin: EMV 'chip' cards arrive with more security

Published Oct. 2 2015

Q. The "EMV" chip card program date has arrived. How does this technology benefit consumers and business?

Personal Finance: Basics of bonds part 2 -- interest rates

Published Sep. 30 2015

Last week we covered some of the basic characteristics and terminology of bonds.

Business Digest: Holloway opening State Farm office

Published Sep. 27 2015

Caleb Holloway will open a new State Farm Insurance office at 1913 Lafayette Road in Fort Oglethorpe on Oct. 1.

Consumer Watch: What to do when your identity is stolen

Published Sep. 27 2015

My recent presentations have spotlighted fraud and identity theft. But, what happens if the fraud actually does occur?

Business Advice: Making the right hire can make everyone more productive

Published Sep. 27 2015

Making the right hire is like putting the last piece of a puzzle together. You know how gratifying that is....