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July 9, 2020
$66M in Economic Resiliency Grants will soon be available for private North Dakota companies
BISMARCK — The North Dakota Department of Commerce has introduced the new Economic Resiliency Grant available for North Dakota businesses....
July 9, 2020 - 1:18pm
July 7, 2020
Otto Bremer Trust preparing for second phase of emergency grants, loans
ST. PAUL - The Otto Bremer Trust has announced the second phase of a $50 million emergency fund supporting organizations affected by the COVID-19...
July 7, 2020 - 2:46pm
July 6, 2020
Unemployment insurance fraud on the rise as pandemic creates 'perfect storm' for identity theft
BISMARCK — Identity theft has become a minor epidemic of its own in North Dakota, the side effect of an overwhelming surge in unemployment...
July 6, 2020 - 6:15am
June 29, 2020
Hector family legacy will live on with charitable foundation
FARGO — Fred Hector Jr. wasn't much for the limelight in his life of 86 years, but the multimillionaire and descendant of one of Fargo's premier...
June 29, 2020 - 10:17am
June 5, 2020
Home prices are rising, along with post-lockdown demand
Mortgage rates may be appealingly low, but people shopping for a new home this spring face a challenging market. Demand, which was pent up during...
June 5, 2020 - 4:11pm
January 11, 2020
Setting budgeting boundaries offers peace of mind
DULUTH — Mixing money and relationships can be hard — with parents, siblings, partners. There are a lot of bad patterns and intense emotions...
January 11, 2020 - 9:00am
November 5, 2019
So you want to buy your first home? Here's what you need to know
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Life after college can be a weird time, both in your personal life and in your financial life. You've moved out of the dorms,...
November 5, 2019 - 7:00am
November 2, 2019
Make a list. Check it twice. Experts share tips to avoid holiday debt
DULUTH — With the season of giving around the corner, it’s a good time to plan your holiday spending. The average person will spend $1,007...
November 2, 2019 - 7:00am
August 8, 2019
Mortgage rates plunge to their lowest levels in 33 months
Driven down by worries about a trade war with China, mortgage rates have sunk to multiyear lows. According to the latest data released Thursday...
August 8, 2019 - 10:51am
May 29, 2019
Making minimum payments on credit cards often leads to problems
RED WING, Minn — More than 40 million Americans expect to miss a credit card payment due date this year, according to a recent survey by WalletHub....
May 29, 2019 - 11:12am
May 4, 2019
Is there a right time to start collecting Social Security? Financial experts weigh in
Seniors can start taking Social Security the first month they turn 62. But is that always the most financially sound choice? Experts say there...
May 4, 2019 - 8:11am
February 26, 2019
Dakotas, Minnesota among America's safest states for seniors
FARGO — North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota are among the safest states for senior citizens, according to a recent report.
February 26, 2019 - 12:13pm
February 23, 2019
United Way sees major donation drops in Minot, Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS — Contributions to the Grand Forks United Way have fallen 22 percent since 2013, including a 23 percent decline from 2016 to 2017,...
February 23, 2019 - 3:19pm
February 12, 2019
Giving Hearts Day: 5 things you may not know about the annual fundraising free-for-all
FARGO — You've seen the red-and-white heart suit, the #CountMe hashtag and ads for what organizers call the "Super Bowl of nonprofits" across...
February 12, 2019 - 4:52pm
January 2, 2019
South Dakota Lucky for Life winner has a $5.7M decision to make
ABERDEEN, S.D. - One yet-anonymous person who bought a Lucky for Life lottery ticket at an Aberdeen supermarket will have a big decision to make...
January 2, 2019 - 4:36pm