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RV loan demand speeds ahead

RV loan demand speeds ahead

Both lenders and dealers say consumer interest in recreational vehicle loans has grown here this yea…

Cash-for-account offers increase

Cash-for-account offers increase

Some large banks that operate in the Inland Northwest are offering cash incentives to new customers …

Empire Technical Development finds fresh focus on bugs

Empire Technical Development finds fresh focus on bugs

Peter Bean had no idea when he co-founded Empire Technical Development LLC three years ago that he'd one day pack his bags…

Trucking company keeps pace with niche customers

Trucking company keeps pace with niche customers

Amidst ongoing challenges of increased regulations and struggles to find qualified drivers, Produce …

Medical, fitness interests slated for new Wandermere structure

Medical, fitness interests slated for new Wandermere structure

Spokane chiropractor Brian Mather and construction executive Tim Ayers have formed a development company that’s constructing a $1.6 million, multitenant medical-office and sports-training building in the Wandermere area.The development company, Field …

Evans’ team continues aggressive push for clients

Evans’ team continues aggressive push for clients

Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s Spokane-based commercial banking unit currently oversees $4.4 billion in client assets—primarily here and in Boise—and is poised to add more, says senior vice president and senior client manager Dan Evans.And helpin…

 STCU plans to open branch in Airway Heights in 2017

STCU plans to open branch in Airway Heights in 2017

STCU, the Spokane area’s largest credit union, says it will develop a freestanding branch in the new Hayford Crossing retail plaza at the southwest corner of U.S. 2 and Hayford Road in Airway Heights, with construction to start this fall and the branch …

Disability insurance said key to buyout agreements

Disability insurance said key to buyout agreements

Does your business have a partnership? Do you have a written buy/sell agreement? Like many partnerships, is it backed by life insurance? If you are like most business partnerships, you probably don’t have it funded with disability insurance. But why? …