IN THE BLACK Daily experiences as teaching moments
Just by taking a little extra time throughout your day, you can make many of your daily experiences into learning moments for your kids. Some examples are:
- At the bank, explain what you are doing... Posted on 8/1/11 at 7:27 PM
FAR SIDE OF FIFTY Chance : Banking and Biscuits
I like drive up windows, they usually have dog treats. I can always count on a treat at the drug store and at the bank. While we are waiting in line, I start to drool. Not just a little bit of wetness... Posted on 2/21/10 at 5:33 AM
BISMARCK (AP) — North Dakota’s top banking regulator is resigning this week.
Tim Karsky has been director of the Department of Financial Institutions since July 2001. He’s worked at the agency for about 22 years. His resignation takes effect Friday.
An encouraging earnings forecast from UPS and stronger manufacturing figures gave the stock market its sixth straight advance.
The gains Thursday were modest following a surprise increase in the number of newly laid off people seeking unemployment benefits.
A survey of rural bankers in 10 Midwest and Plains states shows signs of promise amid the prolonged financial weakness in the agriculture industry.
The overall index for the Rural Mainstreet economic report released late Thursday fell to 44.2 in April from 47.4 in March. The April 2009 index was 21.7.
Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke urged Congress Wednesday to let the Fed keep all of its banking oversight, arguing that information gleaned from that process helps the central bank guide the economy.
More han a million American households lost access to basic banking services like savings accounts last year, bank regulators say.
Those families are among 30 million households that have little or no access to such services, according to a survey released Wednesday by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. Poor, minority and immigrant families are especially hard-hit.
By Daniel Wagner, The Associated Press
, December 03, 2009
Andrew Workman, systems administrator with Unison Bank Jamestown, recently graduated from the Dakota School of Banking, sponsored by the North Dakota Bankers Association and endorsed by the South Dakota Bankers Association. In its 36th year, the school trained 52 bank personnel. The school has been held on the campus of James-town College, since 1997.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Treasury Department is selling its financial stakes in bailed-out banks for one-third less than they’re worth, potentially shorting taxpayers up to $2.7 billion, a bipartisan congressional watchdog says.
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