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Business Owners: Plan for Next Phase of Life

By Editor | January 15, 2020 |

As a business owner, you’re always thinking of what you need to do now. But you can’t forget about the future – yours and that of your business. So it may be a good idea to consider your personal retirement plan and business succession strategy. Let’s start by looking at a few retirement plan possibilities:…

Frey Family Works Five Years to Release Local Bourbon

By The Publisher | January 12, 2020 |

by Susan Weikel —  After five years of hard work and dedication, Frey Distillery has met their goal of releasing locally produced bourbon. It is 51% or more corn, distilled to no more than 160 proof, didn’t go into the barrels at more than 125 proof, has aged in a new American oak barrel, and…

Protect Yourself Against Long-term Care Costs

By The Publisher | January 8, 2020 |

If you’re fortunate, you’ll live independently and in good health throughout your retirement years. However, if you ever needed some type of long-term care, such as a stay in a nursing home, would you be financially prepared? To answer this question, you may want to evaluate two variables: your likelihood of needing long-term care and…

Is Market Timing a Smart Investment Strategy?

By The Publisher | January 2, 2020 |

You may have heard that timing is everything. And in many walks of life, that may be true – but not necessarily when it comes to investing. To understand why this is so, let’s look at three common mistakes investors make: Selling investments and moving to cash when stocks are predicted to drop – If…

Financial Moves for Life’s ‘Inflection Points’

By Editor | December 17, 2019 |

You’ve probably heard or read about inflection points. The term has a specific definition in mathematics, but it’s also used widely to describe historical or technological events, such as the Industrial Revolution or the creation of the internet – events that changed human existence in some important way. However, you have personal inflection points, too…

Use Year-end Bonus (or Gift) Wisely

By The Publisher | December 10, 2019 |

As 2019 draws to a close, you may be anticipating – or have already received – a year-end bonus from your employer. Or you might be receiving a substantial cash gift for the holidays. (If you’re really lucky, you might get both.) You can doubtlessly think of many ways to spend this money right now,…

RNDC Supports Rural Business

By The Publisher | December 4, 2019 |

by Kelly Clark, USDA Rural Development Public Affairs Specialist For more than 25 years, Rural Nevada business owners have benefited from a small but powerful alternative lender – the Rural Nevada Development Corporation (RNDC). Based out of Ely, Nevada, the nonprofit development corporation maintains one rural office, and quietly offers a multitude of lending products:…

Found in Fallon: The Sage Brush Sisters Christmas Boutique

By The Publisher | December 4, 2019 |

by Kathleen Williams-Miller I absolutely love the holidays! Fallon’s Maine Street is so festive with lights covering all the trees and the magnificent giant Christmas tree gracing the main entrance. Christmas cheer is in the air! The weekend that truly kicks off the season for me is right around the corner. On Dec. 6 the…

Invest in Your Family and Community

By The Publisher | December 3, 2019 |

Why do you invest? For many people, here’s the answer: “I invest because I want to enjoy a comfortable retirement.” And that’s certainly a great reason, because all of us should regularly put money away for when we’re retired. But you can also benefit by investing in your family and your community. Let’s start with…

JCPenney Reno Receives LEED Silver Certification

By Editor | December 1, 2019 |

Technical Designs announces LEED Silver Certification for JCPenney Reno Distribution Center Technical Designs is pleased to announce that JCPenney has received LEED Silver Certification for their Distribution Center in Reno, NV. This is the second time this 1.6 million square foot facility has been awarded LEED Silver Existing Building certification and as the LEED consultant…