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Social Media 55 is One of the Fastest Growing Social Media Companies

NEW YORK / APRIL 05, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Serious American business owners want to work alongside only one type of company: the very best. And while people have come to understand that social media is a necessity in their marketing strategies, they’ve yet to define the terms of who in this space is in fact, … Continue reading Social Media 55 is One of the Fastest Growing Social Media Companies

Making the New Tax Law Work for You: Three Easy Steps to Boost Your Business in 2018

SAN FRANCISCO/ March 31, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — As the 2017 tax season winds down, the talented team at Moskowitz LLP (www.moskowitzllp.com) in San Francisco are gearing up to give business owners a strong head start on next year’s taxes by helping them to take full advantage of the major changes looming on the horizon. The … Continue reading Making the New Tax Law Work for You: Three Easy Steps to Boost Your Business in 2018

San Francisco could become largest US city to ban fur sales

SAN FRANCISCO /March 19, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — San Francisco could become the largest U.S. city to ban the sale of fur, a move that would hearten animal lovers but frustrate niche business owners who say they are fed up with city officials dictating what retailers can or can’t sell. If the Board of Supervisors approves … Continue reading San Francisco could become largest US city to ban fur sales

Wealth Management Firm Plancorp Expands Operations to Nashville

ST. LOUIS/ Jan. 17, 2018 (STL.NEWS) — Plancorp, a $3.9B fee-only wealth management firm headquartered in St. Louis, Mo., today announced the grand opening of its Nashville, Tenn. branch, which will be headed by wealth manager Kyle Attarian, MBA, CFA, CFP®, AIF®. Attarian specializes in working with medical professionals and entrepreneurs, so the Nashville branch will focus … Continue reading Wealth Management Firm Plancorp Expands Operations to Nashville

Get Started: IRS warns that tax season brings security risks

January 02, 2018(AP)(STL.News)-While cybersecurity should be a year-round concern for small business owners, income tax filing season can bring some particular risks, according to the IRS. The agency says it has gotten an increase in reports of attempts to obtain employees’ W-2 forms in hopes of stealing people’s personal information and identities. The scams often … Continue reading Get Started: IRS warns that tax season brings security risks

Nationwide survey: Nearly half of business owners have been victims of cyberattacks — but didn’t know it

COLUMBUS, Ohio/ Oct. 9, 2017 (StlRealEstate.News) — One company became a victim when a cybercriminal infected it with a ransomware virus, taking its servers hostage and holding them for ransom. Another business was attacked by an organized gang of cybercriminals that planned a complex social engineering scheme to steal customer credit card information by impersonating a third-party … Continue reading Nationwide survey: Nearly half of business owners have been victims of cyberattacks — but didn’t know it

Small And Mid-Size Business Leaders Curb Their Enthusiasm Somewhat, But Remain Optimistic About U.S. Economy

PITTSBURGH/ Oct. 4, 2017 (StlRealEstate.News) — Optimism among business owners and leaders remains high, but has shifted significantly to a more moderate level according to the PNC Economic Outlook, a biannual telephone survey of small and medium-sized business owners, which began in 2003. The share of respondents who described their outlook for the U.S. economy as strongly … Continue reading Small And Mid-Size Business Leaders Curb Their Enthusiasm Somewhat, But Remain Optimistic About U.S. Economy

Associated Banc-Corp completes purchase of wealth management family services firm Whitnell & Co.

GREEN BAY, Wis. and CHICAGO/ Oct. 3, 2017 (StlRealEstate.News) — Associated Banc-Corp (NYSE: ASB) (“Associated”) announced yesterday that it has closed the previously announced acquisition of Whitnell & Co. (“Whitnell”), a wealth management and multi-family office services firm based in Oak Brook, Illinois.  Whitnell will be part of Associated’s Private Client & Institutional Services group and … Continue reading Associated Banc-Corp completes purchase of wealth management family services firm Whitnell & Co.