Business - Chattanooga Diary

Test Drive: Tennessee-made GMC Acadia a model of competence and comfort

Published Sep. 2 2017

Dear GMC: Please, please turn the chrome-plated grille on your Acadia Denali into a pop-off snowboard. It's the perfect shape...

Business Bulletin: What to consider when giving to hurricane relief

Published Sep. 1 2017

Q. My family plans to support the recovery relief effort for Hurricane Harvey in Texas. What is the most effective...

Chattanooga region bankruptcy filings, Aug. 21-27

Published Sep. 1 2017

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


Restaurant Report Card - 8.25.17

Published Aug. 31 2017

Week ending 8.25.17, 2 failures reported.

Personal Finance: We must do more to protect seniors from financial fraud

Published Aug. 30 2017

There is undoubtedly a very hot place awaiting the miscreants who swindle and defraud seniors. And yet, the temporal rewards...

Chattem changes name to Sanofi to align local business with global operations

Published Aug. 27 2017

The name is changing, but one of Chattanooga's longest-running companies will keep its roots in the city.

Consumer Watch: Cost saving ideas for medical care

Published Aug. 27 2017

The biggest political hullabaloo lately has been health care and what to do about potential changes.

Test Drive: Hyundai mints new Tucson "Night" edition

Published Aug. 26 2017

"So, is this some kind of sports car?"

Business Bulletin: What to consider when paying online

Published Aug. 25 2017

I pay many of my bills online; however, often there are issues with the payment being late. What advice may...

Area bankruptcies, Aug. 14-20

Published Aug. 25 2017

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

Restaurant Report Card

Published Aug. 24 2017

The Chattanooga-Hamilton County Health Department inspects restaurants twice a year and grades the businesses on a 100-point scale.

Personal Finance: The importance of rational expectations

Published Aug. 23 2017

Quiz any random group of investors, and you are likely to hear that the stock market is overvalued.


FedEx grows Chattanooga footprint

Published Aug. 20 2017

Parcel delivery company FedEx Ground plans to unwrap a new $30 million distribution center next month in Chattanooga that's expected...

Carvana brings its online car buying, selling to Chattanooga

Published Aug. 19 2017

Chattanooga area residents can browse, finance, purchase, and trade-in their old vehicles online in as little as 10 minutes, and...

Test Drive: Range Rover conveys status, luxury

Published Aug. 19 2017

At base, buying a new vehicle is an expression of personal tastes — some of them barely rational.

Marriage Licenses

Published Aug. 19 2017

People you may know filed for marriage licenses in the Hamilton County Clerk's Office, Aug. 7-13, 2017.

Business Briefs: Rossville Boulevard bars penalized by Chattanooga Beer Board

Published Aug. 18 2017

Two bars on Rossville Boulevard were penalized Thursday by the Chattanooga Beer Board.

Winsett: Solar eclipse scams to avoid

Published Aug. 18 2017

There is much excitement for the eclipse on Aug. 21. What advice may BBB provide to consumers who may participate...

Personal Finance: Blockchain a test for using Bitcoin

Published Aug. 16 2017

Brother, can you spare a Bitcoin?

South Broad District's direction could be guided by planning effort

Published Aug. 13 2017

Interest in one of the key gateways to downtown Chattanooga — which includes the site of the former Wheland Foundry...

Consumer Watch: Back-to-schoolers buying tips that save you money

Published Aug. 13 2017

Today's column features stores (online and bricks-and-mortar) that have the best sales on special items for most back-to-schoolers.


Winsett: Scammers target text messages

Published Aug. 11 2017

Q. What is the new internet scam "Smishing"?

Personal Finance: Three percent growth is but a pipe dream

Published Aug. 9 2017

A commonly-held misconception is abroad in the land: cut taxes and regulation, and the economy will return to a 3...