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Texas HireAbility Campaign Raises Awareness of the Benefits of...
The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) is partnering with the Texas Governor’s Committee on People with Disabilities and Texas Workforce Solutions for the Texas HireAbility...
BBB: When businesses honor promises, everyone wins
Leaders make a lot of promises – to their employees, their customers, their vendors – some more impactful than others, and each move that business toward success or...
Taxing Thoughts: 5 tax-loss harvesting tips
Though the markets have been up strongly this year, your investment portfolio may have a few lemons in it. By using the tax strategy of tax-loss harvesting, you may be able...
ApprenticeshipTexas Aims to Boost State’s Skilled Labor
To assist employers in developing a nationally recognized Registered Apprenticeship program, the Texas Workforce Commission’s (TWC) ApprenticeshipTexas will engage local...
Taxing Thoughts: Business planning - the hourglass approach
When it comes to annual planning, businesses often spend too much time on the planning process or too little because they are busy with day-to-day operations. There’s a...
Matt's Money: Replacement account a must before you retire
Retirement planning will never be an exact science. There are far too many variables like investment rates of return, changing income tax rates, inflation factors, various...
BBB offers tips in light of Equifax data breach
One of the nation’s thee major credit reporting agencies, Equifax experienced a data breach from mid-May through July. According to Equifax, 143 million American consumers...
ETCF Reminds Donors to Beware of Harvey Donation Scams
With record rainfall and flooding across 50+ counties in South East Texas, East Texans are asking how they can help. In an effort to assist donors, East Texas Communities...
Jacksonville Rotary Discusses Bull Bash
Rotarian Duane Weatherford, Republic Services Operations Supervisor (center), hosted Jeff Harris (left) and Haley Beasley attended the Sept. 6...

Rotary District Governor visits Jacksonville Rotary
Rotary’s District 5830 Governor, Ted Huffhiness (far right), visited the Rotary Club on Aug. 30, to deliver a District wide update and challenge...

Palestine Economic Development Corporation steps up business...
Tom Manskey, Executive Director of Palestine Economic Development Corporation announced Wednesday, Sept. 6, the launching of their new community development, wealth...
Texas Comptroller’s Office Expedites the Import of Motor Fuel into...
Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced on Friday, Sept. 1 that the Comptroller’s office is working with the Office of the Governor and the Texas Department of Motor...
Disaster Unemployment Aid Available for Ten Additional Counties
The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) announced on Tuesday, Sept. 5 that 10 counties including, Austin, Bastrop, DeWitt, Gonzales, Karnes, Lavaca, Lee, Polk, Tyler and...
Renewable Power Generation
Austin Energy purchases renewable energy from wing, solar and biomass facilities to minimize their impact on the environment. At a time when technology cannot provide...
CPAs Available to Discuss Financial Recovery from Hurricane Harvey
Victims of Hurricane Harvey are just beginning to assess the financial damage caused from the weekend’s wind, rain and floods. The aftermath of a natural disaster can be a...