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Clark County Business Briefing

December 2, 2019, 6:00am Business

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Learn how to wipe out credit card debt by setting these SMART goals

December 1, 2019, 6:05am Business

Shatoria Smith was tired of the $5,000 in credit card debt she felt was blocking her from reaching her financial goals. She couldn’t see an easy path to being debt-free, so she drew herself a map by adapting a goal-setting framework she’d first heard about in a college business class: the SMART method. Read story

Accessibility in demand, hard to find

December 1, 2019, 6:05am Business

Matthew Gill, 25, was 19 years old when he jumped into the Rock River in Wisconsin. He dove in, not realizing the depth of the water he was diving into, and hit his head, according to his father, Bill Gill. Read story

Social Security: Free up time by using My Social Security account

December 1, 2019, 6:02am Business

Time is one of our most valuable commodities. That’s why at Social Security, we are constantly improving our online resources to make doing business with us easier and faster. Read story

Vancouver Mall hops aboard The Polar Express

December 1, 2019, 6:02am Business

Santa Claus is a familiar sight at Vancouver Mall during the holiday season, but this year he has a new Hollywood-inspired home base that dwarfs anything seen in prior years. Read story

Rethinking gift wrap in a world of recycling

December 1, 2019, 6:02am Business

Growing unease about waste has some Americans rethinking wrapping paper. Read story

Homeowners staying put longer, stagnating supply of fresh listings, according to new analysis

December 1, 2019, 6:01am Business

If a new Redfin analysis is any indication, little relief is on the horizon for the nation’s protracted period of low inventory of homes for sale. New data from the real estate brokerage firm shows homeowners are opting to live in their properties longer rather than move: This year, the typical homeowner had lived in their property 13 years, up from eight in 2010. Read story

Nine gift ideas for tech fans

December 1, 2019, 6:00am Business

Everyone loves getting a bit of technology for the holidays, whether it’s something futuristic for early adopters or a simple but useful gadget for novices. Read story

Could drone deliveries help the environment?

December 1, 2019, 5:27am Business

In the era of e-commerce, it takes a single click to order anything you’d like. But it takes a lot of energy to bring it to your door. Read story

Sip, Shop & Spin a fun taste of Small Business Saturday

November 30, 2019, 8:45pm Business

Ah, the holidays. A time to reflect on the past year, enjoy the company of loved ones and, of course, shop. Read story