“Most small business owners are so consumed with growing and developing their business, that they don’t seriously look at succession planning,” states Stephen O. Ashley, Registered Representative for New York Life Insurance Company in Northern Ohio. “A business owner should have a plan for how their business will survive if the owner or another key person gets seriously ill, dies or otherwise leaves the company.”
- Wednesday, 04 May 2011 12:55
In August 2010, the Federal Reserve Board directed banks to seek customer approval before enrolling them in high-cost overdraft coverage. Now, nearly a year later, a new survey by the Center for Responsible Lending finds there are still lingering consumer misperceptions as to what consumers believe they were actually signing up for.
- Tuesday, 03 May 2011 20:52
Rising fuel prices are getting the attention of car shoppers and compelling many to shift their priorities for picking a new vehicle. With gas being $4.15 a gallon many have already lowered their sights, somewhat, regarding the next cars they plan to buy.