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Supply-Chain Solutions That Create Better Business

By: Dave Wyttenbach

In an Amazon world, where everyone is accustomed to unlimited selection and two-day delivery, the current supply chain crisis is officially affecting all aspects of life, from groceries to gift giving and from cars to kitchen remodels. What are your options for serving customers through this challenge when so many factors feel like they are outside your control?

Given the current economic climate, millions of Americans are desperate to receive good news of any kind. Scammers know, and they're exploiting that.

There are many reliable, secure alternative means of sending and receiving payments that don’t rely on envelopes of paper hand-delivered to your mailbox.

A cash-out mortgage refinance loan can free up immediate cash using the equity you’ve built up in your home over the years. But there are exceptions.

When it comes to estate planning, many have questions about which route is best: Creating a trust or simply drafting a will. The answer is, it depends.

It is important to understand the basics of a credit score. From there, you can set yourself up for success and, hopefully, save money over time.

In today's economic landscape, investors are being pulled in a number of different directions. How do you make decisions on how and where to invest?

Scammers may try to use you to move stolen money. If you help them, you could be what law enforcement calls a money mule.

Conventional wisdom among grief counselors holds that going through hard times does not create problems in a relationship. It amplifies them.

If you haven’t gotten your stimulus check or have questions about it, the IRS has a number you can call to get answers. But the IRS won’t be calling you.

How would you feel about getting your money to work harder for you? The “trick” is getting the math of compound interest on your side.

In 2020, we've seen market rallies, crashes, and rallies once again. If there ever were a time when staying the course was appropriate, this is it.

Many investors spend time researching the “best” funds available, but fail to "mix" them in such a way that optimizes their portfolio.

Every craftsman knows there are multitudes of ways to construct a beautiful piece of furniture. The same holds true for commercial financing.

Many people are looking for immediate cash these days. Depending on your situation, a cash-out refinance might be the solution.

Building wealth and financial freedom is simple. It doesn't require a large up-front investment, and is achievable with these 10 common sense principles.

Launching a business takes courage. Ensuring its success requires something more – namely, capital.

Traci Brown is an author, keynote speaker & fraud-busting body language expert.

Despite recent hardships, promising economic signs have begun to emerge. Here are a few, as well as some questions that only time will be able to answer.

Cybercriminals count on us to be distracted and let our guard down. If we do, they can trick us into handing over our personal or financial information.

Your bank is open for business and here to help. Get financial assistance, use online tools, anticipate trends and act now. Learn more about these tips!

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