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Hot investments can cool

We're in the "dog days" of summer - traditionally the hottest, steamiest time of year. But in a few weeks, the temperatures will begin to cool down.

August 06, 2011 | For Matt Cardella Special to the Courier | Business News


Georgia Power: Pollution rules may close plants

ATLANTA (AP) - The largest electric utility in Georgia said Thursday it must purchase power from outside suppliers in the coming years because pending anti-pollution rules may force the company to close or upgrade some of its existing plants.

August 06, 2011 | By Ray Henry Associated Press writer | Business News


Coastal Bank in mortgage assistance programs

SAVANNAH - The Coastal Bank, a locally owned and operated community bank headquartered in Savannah, has been approved for two new mortgage loan and down payment assistance programs specifically designed to help low- to moderate-income mortgage customers.

August 05, 2011 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Swell in home sales good for area market

From burning candles that smell like baked goods to burying statues of St. Joseph in the yard, there are many tricks of the trade for homeowners looking to sell.

August 03, 2011 | Danielle Hipps | Business News


Re-examine your retirement plans

As a nation, we appear to be getting nervous about retirement. We aren't sure if we'll have enough money, and we don't know if we'll be able to retire when we originally had planned. That's why you may want to review your financial strategy both before and during retirement.

July 29, 2011 | For Matt Cardella Special to the Courier | Business News


Looming debt crisis scaring investors

A fast-approaching deadline is bound to heighten anxiety. That's what happening on Wall Street as investors grow increasingly uneasy about the political stalemate over raising the nation's debt ceiling.

July 28, 2011 | By Dave Carpenter AP business writer | Business News


Rotary introduced to manufacturer Firth Rixson

Firth Rixson Georgia Vice President Chris Bohlmann gave the Hinesville Rotary Club a clearer picture of what the aerospace seamless-ring manufacturer does.

July 28, 2011 | Denise Etheridge | Business News


Lawsuit brewing over barracks build

Archer Western Contractors of Atlanta announced in a news release last week that Jesup lawyer Mike Conner would represent it in ongoing litigation related to barracks it built on Fort Stewart. The 20 barracks are part of the installation's $427 million 4th Infantry Combat Brigade Team complex.

July 28, 2011 | Denise Etheridge | Business News


Ports 2011 cargo volume sets record

SAVANNAH - Savannah's booming seaport posted double-digit growth in the past fiscal year, pushing its cargo volume to a new record of 2.9 million containers, Georgia's ports chief announced Monday.

July 28, 2011 | Associated Press | Business News


Longtime bank employee wears many hats

Alice Byrd has worked at The Coastal Bank for 40 years, and she said she has no plans to retire anytime soon.

July 25, 2011 | By Meredith Brown Courier intern | Business News


Savannah Tech board lauds Chemtall

SNF Chemtall in Riceboro was one of three South Georgia manufacturers recently honored at Savannah Technical College's board of directors' June meeting for having been chosen to participate in the annual Manufacturer of the Year competition.

July 24, 2011 | Special to the Courier | Business News


Holtzman agents earn broker licenses

George Holtzman, broker/owner at Coldwell Banker Holtzman, Realtors recently announced that Bert Webb, Viola Belletty, Jimmy Shanken and Brigitte Cabeza-Shanken have earned their real estate associate broker licenses.

July 24, 2011 | Special to the Courier | Business News


New shop has makeup bar, boutique

Diva Essentials Makeup Bar and Boutique hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony July 7 in conjunction with the Liberty County Chamber of Commerce.

July 24, 2011 | Special to the Courier | Business News


What debt ceiling debate means to you

If you're like most Americans, the term "debt ceiling" probably didn't mean much to you until recently. Now, of course, the debt ceiling debate is front-page news, day after day.

July 23, 2011 | For Matt Cardella Special to the Courier | Business News


500 seasonal jobs opening in Brunswick

BRUNSWICK - A company that processes online orders for consumers plans to hire more than 500 seasonal workers for its Glynn County call center.

July 21, 2011 | Associated Press | Business News


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Free legal help for storm victims

WARNER ROBINS - Survivors of a presidentially declared major disaster like Hurricane Irma can receive free legal help if they are unable to pay.

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Development panel sets budget hearings

The Liberty County Development Authority, which last met in August, decided Monday to hold a spate of meetings next month, three hearings required by state ...

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Plan now to control winter lawn invaders

Recently I've been getting a lot of calls about weeds in homeowners' lawns. Turf can be a tricky business and a lot of the ...

October 30, 2017 | By Ashley Hoppers Extension agent | Business News


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