Conquering fear of credit cards

Conquering fear of credit cards

Young adults who are afraid of credit cards in the long shadow of the recession usually think only of the risks, rather than the role they play in est...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Liz Weston: How to ruin your finances in a hurry

Liz Weston: How to ruin your finances in a hurry

Some financial disasters are a long time in the making. It typically takes years of unfortunate choices — minimum credit card payments, forgone ...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Land transfers, May 11 to May 17

Land transfers, May 11 to May 17

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running May 11 to May 17. Figures reflect the selli...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Home loan rates

Home loan rates

Rates for 30-year and 15-year, fixed-rate mortgages with zero points as of noon, Friday, May 19, 2017:30 YR / 15 YR RATE %First Federal Bank3.875 / 3....

May 20th, 2017 |  


Legal-Ease: Lawyers’ mistakes and malpractice

Legal-Ease: Lawyers’ mistakes and malpractice

Last week’s Legal-Ease column mistakenly identified which riders of motorcycles are required to wear helmets. Also, several months ago, in this ...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Longtime business owner keeps ice cream tradition alive at Wapakoneta storefront

Longtime business owner keeps ice cream tradition alive at Wapakoneta storefront

WAPAKONETA — Judy DuBois has been a successful business owner for several years, but one career goal has eluded her until recently: owning an ic...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Fairfield Inn & Suites of Lima unveils new design, amenities

Fairfield Inn & Suites of Lima unveils new design, amenities

LIMA — A Lima hotel that was constructed more than 20 years ago has a new look, thanks to an eight-month renovation process that resulted in red...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Two local companies partner with Ken Schrader Racing for Menards 200 in Toledo

CELINA — Ken Schrader Racing announced Wednesday that two northwest Ohio companies will serve as sponsors for driver Austin Theriault at the Men...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Minster Bank names Neth as vice president of retail banking

Minster Bank names Neth as vice president of retail banking

MINSTER — Minster Bank has named Scott Neth as vice president of retail banking. Neth will oversee all of the bank’s branch operations, it...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Modern Woodmen of America gave almost $270K in 2016 in NW Ohio

OTTAWA — Modern Woodmen of America donated almost $269,000 in 2016 to community organizations in northwest Ohio, with funds focused on supportin...

May 18th, 2017 |