Outdated tech pushes people into leasing cars

Outdated tech pushes people into leasing cars

Buy a smartphone, use it for a couple of years, then ditch it for something new and improved.It’s a life cycle that has become the norm for cell...

July 16th, 2017 |  


From trust falls to escape rooms: The evolution of corporate team building

From trust falls to escape rooms: The evolution of corporate team building

CHICAGO — Corporate team building, which for years brought co-workers together in disdain for activities such as trust falls and ropes courses, ...

July 15th, 2017 |  


5 ways to avoid overpaying on your car loan

5 ways to avoid overpaying on your car loan

When people go car shopping, they usually focus on the vehicle they want — not the loan that will pay for it. But good financing is the bedrock ...

July 15th, 2017 |  


Ask Brianna: Finding fitness on a budget

Ask Brianna: Finding fitness on a budget

“Ask Brianna” is a column from NerdWallet for 20-somethings or anyone else starting out. I’m here to help you manage your money, fin...

July 15th, 2017 |  


Land transfers, July 6 to July 12

Land transfers, July 6 to July 12

The trend of the real estate market in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running July 6 to July 12. Figures reflect the sell...

July 15th, 2017 updated: July 17th, 2017. |  


Home loan rates

Home loan rates

Rates for 30-year and 15-year, fixed-rate mortgages with zero points as of noon, Friday, July 14, 2017:30 YR / 15 YR RATE %First National Bank4.125 / ...

July 15th, 2017 |  


Legal-Ease: Real estate taxes more complex than commonly thought

Legal-Ease: Real estate taxes more complex than commonly thought

For those of us fortunate enough to own real estate, a tax payment is due this month. In Allen County, Friday was the due date. Other counties’ ...

July 15th, 2017 |  


Alpha Cafe: A downtown Wapakoneta landmark with 124 years of rich history

Alpha Cafe: A downtown Wapakoneta landmark with 124 years of rich history

WAPAKONETA — A 124-year-old cafe in downtown Wapakoneta is steeped in such a rich history that it could have its own exhibit in a museum.Alpha C...

July 14th, 2017 |  


Goodlive named new sales manager at Lima’s Howard Johnson

LIMA — The Howard Johnson of Lima now has a new sales manager.Abby Goodlive has accepted the position at the Lima hotel and conference center. A...

July 14th, 2017 |  


E.S. Evans and Company adds two shareholders

LIMA — E.S. Evans and Company added two shareholders.Jennifer J. Birkemeier has been named a shareholder as of July 1. She is a 1993 graduate of...

July 14th, 2017 updated: July 14th, 2017. |