Q: My husband has a great job, and I love my work and schedule as a substitute teacher. However, he wants me to take a full-time position so we can build more wealth. The only debt we have is our house, and we’ve already saved and invested a lot of money. What’s your suggestion for this situation?
The vacant window fronts of the former Acme General Store are once again filled, but this time with unique furniture and home accents hand-picked and arranged by interior designer Cari Keegan.
Several area small businesses were recognized by the Greater Greer Chamber of Commerce at an awards ceremony at Greer City Hall last Thursday.
Southern Eye Associates was named the chamber’s Small Business of the Year and Smith and James was presented with the Mayor’s award for its long-standing service.
Q: You recommend that no more than 25 percent of your monthly income go toward a house payment. Does this figure include taxes and insurance too?
Tom Faulkner was installed as district governor of Rotary District 7750 on Thursday, June 19 at an awards and installation banquet held at the Cannon Centre in Greer.
Rotary District 7750 includes 54 clubs located in the western half of South Carolina.
BMW Manufacturing recently announced J.D. Power, a source for evaluating customer satisfaction regarding new vehicle quality, awarded the Greer factory the Bronze Plant Quality Award in the North/South America region.
Other BMW Group plants have received this award, but this is the first ever for the local plant.
For a 25-year-old, Matt Bowes sure knows a lot about beer.
Q: What things do you advise buying used versus buying brand new?
Jim Fields will be the keynote speaker at a business seminar held at Greer City Hall on Thursday, June 19 from 3-4:30 p.m.
Fields will discuss “the role of business in community development.”
Beginning Monday, a Nurse Aide Training Program (NATP) will be offered for people seeking to become certified nursing assistants (CNAs) by a new Greer business, Training for Long-term Care (TLC), located at 110 W. Church St., suite B, Greer.