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Can “AI” Help You Become a Better Investor?

For the past several years, artificial intelligence – or AI – has increasingly found a place in many walks of life. Almost certainly, you use some form of AI, whether it’s your time on social media, your use of mobile banking, the navigation system you rely on for directions, or any of the many other…

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NCET Hosts its 14th Annual Small Business Expo

Develop, Grow, and Prosper: Learning the Tricks and Trade of Small Businesses Nevada’s Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology (NCET) is hosting its 14th annual Small Business Expo on Friday, Sept. 20 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Mt. Rose Ballroom at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center. The NCET Small Business Expo is Northern Nevada’s largest and oldest…

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What Can a Financial Advisor Do for You?

What does investing mean to you? If the word makes you think of transactions – buying or selling stocks and bonds – you’re looking at just part of the picture. To work toward all your goals, such as a comfortable retirement, you need a comprehensive financial strategy. And for that, you might need to work…

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Leaving Your Job? What Happens to Your 401(k)?

If you’re in the early stages of your working life – or even in the not-so-early ones – the chances are pretty good that you will change jobs at some point. When that happens, you’ll probably leave a few things behind – but will one of them be your 401(k)? Of course, you wouldn’t really…

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Interested in Fixed Annuities? Beware of Common Misconceptions

Between your 401(k) or pension, your IRA and Social Security, you hope to have enough to enjoy a comfortable retirement lifestyle. Yet, you may want, or need, to find other financial resources – one of which might be a fixed annuity, which offers a guaranteed interest rate and can be structured to provide a lifetime…

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Business Feature — Horsepower Fitness

by Rachel Dahl — Andrea Carroll has done it again – created a brand-new business venture that is a booming success right out of the gate. Putting her ten years in the fitness industry back to use, Andrea has created Horsepower Fitness, a group workout for women that can be done anywhere. “We bring minimum…

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Churchill County home to new geothermal technology

New Augmented Geothermal Power Production Technology in Northern Nevada UC Won, LLC announced today that it has filed a Petition for Declaratory Order with the Nevada Public Utility Commission of Nevada, asking the Commission to determine that UC Won’s solar augmented geothermal energy technology could be used to serve a specific end‐use customer in Nevada…

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Local business gives back to loyal customers

by Leanna Lehman —  After a long wait and with much anticipation, Stone Cabin Coffee held its raffle event on Thursday evening. With a packed house, coffee and drinks aplenty, and hot-off-the-grill burgers and dogs from Woody’s, four lucky winners went home smiling. An ever-growing event, the raffle drawing drew a standing room only crowd.…

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Local Developer and Fallon Native Building New Enclave Neighborhood

Courtesy Beth Copsey — Jenuane Communities As the real estate boom in northern Nevada continues, the 89406 zip code is getting its fair share of new permits for development. In fact, pre-construction planning in Churchill County is at an all-time record high. Favorable interest rates and competitive pricing are also providing a buyer’s market boost.…

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Be Alert for Opportunities When Preparing for College Costs

Now that summer is winding down, it will soon be “back-to-school” time. When children are young, your logistics for the new academic year may involve little more than a trip to buy school supplies. But if you’d like to send your kids (or grandkids) to college someday, you need to plan far ahead to meet…

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