Business

Better Business Bureau offers tips on back-to-school shopping
School bells will be ringing before we know it. Whether shoppers plan to shop at their favorite retail sore, a consignment shop, and/or in the drawers and closets of their...
Texas Workforce Commission Announces “Careers in Texas Industries...
The Texas Workforce Commission and the Governor’s Office of Economic Development, in partnership with 28 local workforce development boards and Tri-Agency partners, will...
Lunch & Learn
Come join the Rusk Chamber of Commerce for the first quarterly Lunch & Learn,Thursday, Aug. 17 from noon-1 p.m. at the Rusk Library. Guest speaker will be Bob Goldsberry...
BBB: Protect Your Business from Credit Card Skimmers
Skimming is the name of a scam in which thieves steal information off of credit card magnetic strips to make fraudulent purchases. Not only are the number of reported...
Texas CPAs offer tips on back-to-school expenses
Texas Society of CPAs offers tips and suggestions to save money when back to school shopping. •Take advantage of tax-free weekend. The 2017 Tax-Free holiday for Texas is...
Better Business Bureau offers tips on avoiding auto repair despair
The cost of owning a car does not end after the purchase. Whether you need to schedule an oil change or have repairs to deal with, it’s important to use a mechanic or auto...
Taxing Thoughts: Reap the benefits of hiring your child for the summer
Hiring your children to work in your business can be a win-win situation for everyone. Your kids will earn money, gain real-life experience in the workplace, and learn what...
Congratulations to Oncor for being voted as Business of the Month for July 2017 by the Rusk Chamber of Commerce. Business of the Month for July


Lunch & Learn
Come join the Rusk Chamber of Commerce for the first quarterly Lunch & Learn,Thursday, Aug. 17 from noon-1 p.m. at the Rusk Library. Guest speaker will be Bob Goldsberry...
Taxing Thoughts: Tax-free income
Yes, that’s correct, there are some forms of income you receive that may be tax-free. Here is a list of ten common sources of tax-free income. 1. Gifts. Gifts you receive...
BBB: Consumers warned about ET construction, roofing company
BBB serving Central East Texas is alerting consumers about an East Texas roofing and construction business after several consumers filed complaints alleging the business...
Newly Weds Foods Partners with Northeast Texas Community College...
Newly Weds Foods, Inc. has partnered with Northeast Texas Community College (NTCC) to provide job training using a $170,267 Skills Development Fund grant from the Texas...
Ribbon Cutting for Thompson Oil (Valero)
The Rusk Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome new Bronze Member, Thompson Oil (Valero). They offer all of the typical convenience store...


BBB: be on the lookout for festival fraud this summer
Summer is in full swing and that means it’s festival season. And every year, scammers and promoter wannabes tempt would-be festival goers into buying tickets for events...
BBB: ‘free’ money a hook for government grant scam
If free government money you never have to repay sounds too good to be true, you’re right, because it’s the hook for a common con. In 2016, BBB received over 1,100 reports...