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PNC on Economic Impact of Hurricane Irma

Michigan Business Beat
September 8, 2017 3:00 PM

PNC Chief Economist Gus Faucher has offered commentary on the expected economic impact of Hurricane Irma.

This hurricane on the heels of Harvey, as of Friday afternoon September 8th is forecasted to impact Florida and much of the southeastern USA.

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Cash Flow Tips and Advice

Business Next
August 21, 2017 3:00 PM

Michael Rogers talks with Jennifer McDurmon, vice president community banker for Independent Bank, about her advice for how small business owners can do a better job handling cash flow. 

With more than 60 locations across Michigan’s lower peninsula, Independent Bank Corporation is a Michigan-based bank holding company with total assets of approximately $2.5 billion and a full range of financial services including commercial banking, mortgage lending, investments, and title services.

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All the ins and outs of SBA-backed loans

Business Next
August 7, 2017 1:00 PM

Michael Rogers talks with Matt Reinbold, Vice President of Commercial Banking for the Great Lakes Bay Region of Independent Bank, about commercial and industrial loans and how the Small Business Administration can help both the lending bank and the small business borrower.

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Cinnaire Appoints Vice President of Strategic Communications and Vice President of Social Capital

Michigan Business Network
August 7, 2017 12:00 PM

Cinnaire, a full-service Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) based in Lansing, MI, with offices in five states, supports community stabilization and economic development, recently announced two new positions in the Wilmington, DE, office and the Detroit, MI, office.

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Cinnaire Advancing Communities at 2017 Great Lakes Lenders Conference

Michigan Business Beat
August 1, 2017 9:00 AM

While at the 2017 Great Lakes Lender's Conference, in Detroit. Chris Holman catches up with Mark S. McDaniel President and CEO of Cinnaire, to discuss what they are and what they do, then going into specifics about their community development, affordable housing and legislative policy.

The Great Lakes Lenders Conference was happening last week in Detroit. 

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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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