Q: What’s your advice on asking for a raise at work when you have more responsibility than a co-worker but the same title on paper? After being with my company four years, I feel like I should make more money and I have the right to complain about this.
Rees Jones, second from right, owner of Mig’s Pizza Castle in Taylors, presented a donation to members of the Disabled American Veterans last Wednesday. ‘When we decided to do a grand opening, we wanted to partner with a charitable organization and Disabled American Veterans is as good of an organization as there is out there.
Production of the second-generation BMW X6 officially began last week at the company’s Greer plant.
The first BMW X6 is a Sophisto Gray xDrive 35i. It features Cognac Black Nappa Leather interior and is bound for a BMW dealership in China.
Greer Bancshares Incorporated, parent company of Greer State Bank, recently reported it has repaid $10,493,000 of TARP (Troubled Asset Relief Program) preferred stock through a series of installments.
Q: Do you recommend a credit freeze in order to protect against identity theft?
Bosch Security Systems, a global supplier of security, safety and communications products, solutions and services, will open a new distribution center in the City of Greer, creating more than 50 new jobs over the next five years.
Q: What’s the difference between a Chapter 7 bankruptcy and Chapter 13 bankruptcy?
The American Public Gas Association (APGA) has appointed Jeff Tuttle, General Manager of Greer Commission of Public Works, to its board of directors.
Tuttle was appointed on July 23 during the 2014 APGA Annual Meeting in Olympic Valley, California, where he began a three-year term.
Greer State Bank will open a new mortgage loan production office in Clemson, which will be located in the newly constructed Town Center in Patrick Square.
This will be the bank’s first office located outside the Greer and Taylors area and will be open for business late September.
Q: My wife and I have $25,000 in credit card debt, $2,500 in medical bills and $89,000 each in student loan debt from when we each got our masters’ degrees. We make about $100,000 combined. Our son is 6 years old, and we have $18,000 in a 529 plan for him. Should we use that money to pay off debt instead?