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?
The second phase of capital improvements is underway at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena, officials with the Greenville Arena District announced this week.
Paul Davis Restoration and Remodeling of the Upstate has named Abigale “Abbi” Belcher its new administrative assistant. She will be responsible for administrative and office support activities for staff and will field telephone calls and emails, greet and direct visitors and prepare documents for staff and customers, among other duties.
Q: My mom is 71 and debt-free. She’s investing $600 a month in a universal life insurance policy worth $250,000 because she wants to leave something behind when she dies. What could she invest this money in, other than the life insurance policy, in order to leave an estate?