This Grandma Found the Secret to Staying Close to Her Grandkids—Who Live 800 Miles Away

https://www.rd.com/true-stories/inspiring/long-distance-grandma/ When it comes to gadgets and gizmos, this grandma is giving every iPhone-toting millennial a run for their money. Lisa Carpenter felt both overjoyed and heartbroken when one of her daughters announced she was pregnant—but not for the reason you might think. Although she was excited to become a grandmother, her daughter’s family lived more than 800 miles away. […]

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Community bank group sides with Elizabeth Warren, calls for removal of Wells Fargo’s board

http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/community-bank-group-sides-with-elizabeth-warren-calls-for-removal-of-wells-fargos-board/article/2633538 Wells Fargo Finds More Fake Accounts The head of an influential industry group for community banks called on federal regulators Wednesday to remove Wells Fargo’s board of directors and senior executives for allowing a massive fake accounts scandal to unfold on their watch.Camden Fine, the head of the influential Independent Community Bankers of America, […]

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Apple Pay picks up 13 more US banks & credit unions

http://appleinsider.com/articles/17/09/05/apple-pay-picks-up-13-more-us-banks-credit-unions Apple on Tuesday updated its U.S. Apple Pay roster with 13 more supporting card issuers, filling in an increasingly tiny number of regional gaps. The additions join a list of hundreds of participating banks and credit unions, most of them based in small sections of the country, a single state, or even just a […]

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COMMUNITY BANK, N.A. SUPPORTS EDUCATION AT MUSEUM

http://www.artintheadirondacks.com/2017/community-bank-n-supports-education-museum/   OGDENSBURG, NY – The Frederic Remington Art Museum recently received a donation from Community Bank, N.A. in support of education at the Eva Caten Remington Education Center. Laura A. Foster, director of the Frederic Remington Art Museum, receives a check from Matthew Honeywell, ​branch manager ​at Community Bank, N.A. ​in Ogdensburg, NY. ​ […]

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LinkedIn’s Latest Feature Could Be A Game-Changer

http://www.business2community.com/linkedin/linkedins-latest-feature-game-changer-01912425 In today’s online marketplace, especially if you are a Business Coach or Consultant, the fastest, easiest and most effective way to win new business on LinkedIn is by getting your face, voice and personality in front of potential prospects. Online video is an ideal way to do this, because it instantly builds the “Know, […]

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How to cope under financial stress

http://www.marketwatch.com/story/how-to-cope-under-financial-stress-2017-09-07  from NextAvenue.org. Stress caused by financial difficulties can become chronic, especially if the financial difficulties are ongoing. So how do you deal with it? Many people don’t. Money is one of the most difficult subjects for people to talk about. It is also one of the top reasons marriages end in divorce. But there […]

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Sensational Labor Day Weekend Getaways for Families

https://www.tripsavvy.com/labor-day-weekend-getaways-for-families-3266913 Sensational Labor Day Weekend Getaways for Families ••• 01 of 21 Orlando, FL ••• As the unofficial end to summer, Labor Day weekend falls after many kids have already returned to school and yet it offers one last opportunity to end the season on a high note. Here are fantastic places where you can get away in end-of-summer […]

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Why Congress Made Labor Day a National Holiday

http://time.com/4922395/labor-day-holiday-history/   Nowadays, many think of the Labor Day holiday in the U.S., which falls on the first Monday in September, as a day for cookouts or shopping deals. But its origins date back to two gatherings of another, more politically motivated sort. One was a “monster labor festival” featuring of a parade of unions […]

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What Happened When I Ate The Best Brain Foods For A Week

What Happened When I Ate The Best Brain Foods For A Week – Fast Company https://www.fastcompany.com/40447173/what-happened-when-i-ate-the-best-brain-foods-for-a-week?   This is what cutting out sugar and dairy and eating lots of fish and blueberries did to my productivity. We know that there is a strong connection between your physical health and work performance. I thought I was […]

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No money down mortgages? This California credit union welcomes them back

No money down mortgages? This California credit union welcomes them back – The Mercury News http://www.mercurynews.com/2017/08/22/no-money-down-mortgages-credit-union-welcomes-them-back/   No money down. Three words that unnerve many real estate observers who wince at ugly memories of risky loans and the mortgage-making disaster of the previous decade. Lending industry logic suggests the more money any borrower puts into […]

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