Business - Chattanooga Diary

Personal Finance: ETFs versus Mutual Funds -- which should I prefer?

Published Aug. 12 2015

Last week, we looked at some of the distinctions between mutual funds and exchange-traded funds. Specifically, we discussed how each...

Business Digest: Fuehrer director of J+J's product

Published Aug. 9 2015

J+J Flooring Group, a leading manufacturer of commercial specified flooring, has appointed David Fuehrer as the company's new director of...

Consumer Watch: How to protect yourself from building contractor scams

Published Aug. 9 2015

Q: People have rung my doorbell twice in the last week selling homeowner "bargains." How can I tell if these...

Test Drive: Scion FR-S is licensed for fun

Published Aug. 8 2015

There was a time, not so long ago, when Americans looked to Japanese car makers for fun-to-drive sports coupes: from...

Business Calendar

Published Aug. 8 2015

A list of upcoming business events and seminars.

Business Bulletin: Be wary of "social hackers"with your online posts

Published Aug. 7 2015

Q. My kids are continually on social media. I am uncomfortable with information they post. Is there reason for concern?

MarketWise: 7 Best Practices for B2B Social Media Marketing

Published Aug. 6 2015

While more than 80 percent of businesses marketing to other businesses (B2B) use social media, marketers are consistently managing the...

Personal Finance: ETFs versus Mutual Funds -- what's the difference?

Published Aug. 5 2015

In 1928, Calvin Coolidge was president, Shirley Temple was born, and Americans were introduced to the first publically available mutual...

Consumer Watch: Summertime travel tips to keep vacations safe and easy

Published Aug. 2 2015

As promised, I'm continuing the summer traveling tips, especially pertinent for August, the most heavily traveled vacation month of the...

Business Digest: McKee promotes Krause, Ranalli

Published Aug. 2 2015

McKee Foods Corp., has promoted Keith Krause to vice president of corporate purchasing and Ryan Ranalli to vice president of...

Under Construction: New Sleep Inn being built in Dayton

Published Aug. 2 2015

' Project: Sleep Inn

Test Drive: GMC Canyon combines brawn and beauty

Published Aug. 1 2015

Our love of pickup trucks seems to have no bounds as Ford's F-Series and Chevrolet's Silverado are virtually chiseled in...

Business Calendar

Published Aug. 1 2015

A list of upcoming business events and seminars.

Business Bulletin: Fundraiser scams hit Chattanooga area in wake of tragedy

Published Jul. 31 2015

Q. My neighborhood in North Chattanooga had a person going door to door making a donation appeal for military support....

Business Digest: Grant joins Playcore as general counsel

Published Jul. 26 2015

Attorney Brenda Grant has joined PlayCore as general counsel.

Consumer Watch: Best first aid kits for home, auto, purse

Published Jul. 26 2015

Summer brings smiles, travels and more time spent outdoors, which seems to invite insect bites, scraped knees and all manner...

Test Drive: Ford's $60,000 SUV, the Platinum Expedition

Published Jul. 25 2015

In one of the showrooms at Moss Motor Company in South Pittsburg, Tenn., sits a restored, apple red 1976 Ford...

Business calendar

Published Jul. 25 2015

A listing of events and seminars for the greater Chattanooga area.

Business Bulletin: What are the best charities to give to help shooting victims?

Published Jul. 24 2015

Q. In the wake of the shooting disaster in our community, how may I donate money and be comfortable it...

Personal Finance: Bond funds -- understanding liquidity risk

Published Jul. 22 2015

Much has been written about so-called "liquidity" problems in the bond market. Big banks' CEOs decry the lack of liquidity...

Business Advice: Do you know the value-drivers in your company?

Published Jul. 19 2015

Most business owners only think about getting a formal valuation done on their company when they are considering selling it...

Consumer Watch: How to protect your car against theft with key fobs

Published Jul. 19 2015

An recent article in Bottom Line Personal is important enough to share with my readers.

Business Digest: 2 promoted at Chattanoogan

Published Jul. 19 2015

The Chattanoogan hotel has promoted Diana Wellman to director of operations and O'Mally Foster to director of human resources.