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Excerpts from the Annual American Numismatic Association Conference and More

Dollars and Sense
July 31, 2017 4:00 PM

Patrick Heller talks with Rod Gillis, Education Director for the American Numismatic Association at the American Numismatic Association Conference in March 2017. Patrick also talks about the current financial market and more! 

(Including how cities and states could be facing more and more budget challenges going forward, with new reporting requirements).

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MBA President/CEO Looking Forward to Great Lakes Lenders Conference

Michigan Business Beat
July 24, 2017 4:00 PM

Chris Holman talks with T. Rann Paynter, President/CEO MBA (Michigan Bankers Association) about 2017 so far, looking ahead in 2017, the Great Lakes Lenders Conference happening this week in Detroit, and more! 

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Great tips on how to prevent fraudulent transactions in your small business

Business Next
May 16, 2017 1:00 PM

Michael Rogers, communications officer for the Small Business Association of Michigan, talks with Jeff Case, Vice President Treasury Management for Independent Bank, about the magnitude of fraudulent transactions in small businesses, the services that Independent Bank offers to address this problem, security tokens, Check Positive Pay and ACH Positive Pay Work.

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Michigan Bankers Association and BEST Conference

Michigan Business Beat
April 7, 2017 11:00 AM

Jeffrey Mosher spoke with T Rann Paynter, President and CEO.MBA (Michigan Bankers Association), of Lansing, MI. They briefly discuss the state of the banking industry especially in Michigan. Then they focus on the upcoming Bankers Education Summit and Trade Show (BEST).

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How to improve the financial health of both you and your small business

Business Next
December 19, 2016 1:30 PM

Michael Rogers, vice president communications for the Small Business Association of Michigan, talks with Rob Pearl of CIG Capital Advisors. From their website: “Providing expert business and investment advice for 18 years through experience, leadership and innovation, CIG is dedicated to consistently understanding and addressing your needs with solutions that appeal to those who choose to elevate their success. Over the years we’ve developed a unique lifetime wealth planning process, a proprietary asset allocation methodology, created additional alternative investment options for suitable clients and performance driven business advisory services.”

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33rd Annual PNC Christmas Price Index

Michigan Business Network
December 13, 2016 10:00 AM




* PNC marks 33rd year of putting price tag on holiday classic 

* Slight rise reflects government CPI, slow U.S. economic growth 

* Consumers urged to take advantage of bargains 

* The convenience of online shopping comes at a cost 

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Michigan Offers Venture Opportunity for Entrepreneurs

Michigan Business Beat
October 21, 2016 4:30 PM

Chris Holman speaks with Maureen Miller Brosnan, Executive Director, MVCA -Michigan Venture Capital Association, Ann Arbor, MI.

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Don’t commit these financial planning errors

Business Next
October 21, 2016 1:30 PM

Michael Rogers, vice president communications for the Small Business Association of Michigan, chats with financial advisor Richard Feight about the financial errors that small business owners need to avoid if they want to be successful entrepreneurs. In December of 2007 Rich created IAM Financial to serve clients seeking objective, affordable, independent advice. Prior to this, Mr. Feight was an investment advisor representative of Creative Financial Design, where he was responsible for the selection of securities used in, and management of, asset allocation portfolios for numerous client accounts.

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Finance your Small Business Needs with Online Lending

Business Next
October 13, 2016 1:30 PM

Michael Rogers, vice president communications for the Small Business Association of Michigan, talks with Ryan Rosett, co-founder of Credibly, a lender associated with the Small Business Association of Michigan’s member-only Pulse financial analysis tool. Michael and Ryan talk about what’s going on in the world of small business lending, how Credibly is different than typical brick-and-mortar lending institutions and how Credibly offers more to small businesses than just lending.

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Raising Startup Capital and More

This Month in Small Business
October 5, 2016 3:30 PM

Michael Rogers, vice president communications for the Small Business Association of Michigan, talks with nationally known small business advocate Chris Holman about robotics replacing jobs, the cities where millennials like to work, factors that contribute to a poor workplace environment, five steps to raising startup capital and key networking mistakes to avoid.

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